Dr. Patricia S.
Dr. Patricia S. Barberis
an associate professor at the
and Natural Resources. She
has spent the past 30 years working with individuals and families on
financial management issues. Her
undergraduate and graduate degrees are in financial management and the
majority of her career has been spent with Cooperative Extension
conducting informal classes for youth and adults.
Presently, she teaches in the Food and Resource Economics
department at the
. Her focus there is divided
between helping people with financial issues and training students as
future teachers in agriculture education. Over
the years, she has received numerous awards for her educational programs
in financial management and student advising.