Barbara Becker

Founder, EqualShot; Faculty, Columbia University

Barbara Becker is principal and founder of EqualShot, a strategic planning & communications firm based in New York, and a faculty member at Columbia University's masters program in strategic communications.

Barbara's twenty-year communications career in the nonprofit sector has spanned a broad range of organizations including the United Nations, the World Bank, Human Rights First, StoryCorps, the Ms. Foundation for Women, and the Grameen Bank of Bangladesh. She has worked in Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America on human rights, education, environment, microfinance and women's empowerment.

Barbara was voted Voice of the Year by BlogHer. Her personal blog is All Beings Everywhere.