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Barbara Barrett

Former U.S. Ambassador to Finland andPresident and CEO Triple Creek Guest Ranch

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 Barbara Barrett Biography

Barbara Barrett has been appointed a member of the Smithsonian’s Board of Regents. President Barack Obama signed the resolution Jan. 10 appointing her as a citizen regent. Barrett’s six-year term begins immediately.

The 17-member Smithsonian Board of Regents includes nine citizen members, three members of the House of Representatives and three members of the Senate, as well as the chief justice of the United States and the vice president, both ex officio voting members. The Board of Regents is the governing body of the Smithsonian Institution.

Barrett has a connection to the Smithsonian dating to the 1980s when she was a member of the National Air and Space Museum Board; she served on the Smithsonian National Board for most of the last decade and co-founded Smithsonian Gemstone Collectors in 2010.

Barrett is CEO of Triple Creek Guest Ranch, an award-winning Montana resort. She also serves on the governing boards of the RAND and Aerospace Corps., Sally Ride Science, and the Lasker and Space Foundations. Barrett recently concluded her tenure as interim president of Thunderbird School of Global Management.

Earlier, Barrett was U.S. Ambassador to Finland, CEO of the American Management Association, a Fellow teaching leadership at Harvard and a member of the boards of Raytheon, Exponent and Piper Aircraft Corps., Hershey Trust and Mayo Clinic.

Barrett has also served as senior advisor to the U.S. Mission to the United Nations, deputy administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration and vice chairman of the Civil Aeronautics Board. She chaired the State Department’s Women’s Economic Empowerment Working Group, the Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy and the Secretary of Commerce’s Export Conference. As a member of the U.S.-Afghan Women’s Council, she founded a program to train and mentor Afghan women entrepreneurs.

Barrett was founding chairman of Valley Bank of Arizona, a partner in a large law firm and, before she was 30, an executive of two Fortune 500 companies.

Barrett earned her bachelor, masters and law degrees at Arizona State University. Honorary doctorates have been conferred by ASU, Thunderbird School of Global Management, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the University of South Carolina, Pepperdine University and Finlandia University. She has been recognized with the Horatio Alger Award and Sandra Day O’Connor Board Excellence Award.

An instrument-rated pilot, Barrett trained at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia, and Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, culminating in certification as an astronaut.

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Barbara Barrett

Former U.S. Ambassador to Finland andPresident and CEO Triple Creek Guest Ranch

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Barbara Barrett Biography

Barbara Barrett has been appointed a member of the Smithsonian’s Board of Regents. President Barack Obama signed the resolution Jan. 10 appointing her as a citizen regent. Barrett’s six-year term begins immediately.

The 17-member Smithsonian Board of Regents includes nine citizen members, three members of the House of Representatives and three members of the Senate, as well as the chief justice of the United States and the vice president, both ex officio voting members. The Board of Regents is the governing body of the Smithsonian Institution.

Barrett has a connection to the Smithsonian dating to the 1980s when she was a member of the National Air and Space Museum Board; she served on the Smithsonian National Board for most of the last decade and co-founded Smithsonian Gemstone Collectors in 2010.

Barrett is CEO of Triple Creek Guest Ranch, an award-winning Montana resort. She also serves on the governing boards of the RAND and Aerospace Corps., Sally Ride Science, and the Lasker and Space Foundations. Barrett recently concluded her tenure as interim president of Thunderbird School of Global Management.

Earlier, Barrett was U.S. Ambassador to Finland, CEO of the American Management Association, a Fellow teaching leadership at Harvard and a member of the boards of Raytheon, Exponent and Piper Aircraft Corps., Hershey Trust and Mayo Clinic.

Barrett has also served as senior advisor to the U.S. Mission to the United Nations, deputy administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration and vice chairman of the Civil Aeronautics Board. She chaired the State Department’s Women’s Economic Empowerment Working Group, the Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy and the Secretary of Commerce’s Export Conference. As a member of the U.S.-Afghan Women’s Council, she founded a program to train and mentor Afghan women entrepreneurs.

Barrett was founding chairman of Valley Bank of Arizona, a partner in a large law firm and, before she was 30, an executive of two Fortune 500 companies.

Barrett earned her bachelor, masters and law degrees at Arizona State University. Honorary doctorates have been conferred by ASU, Thunderbird School of Global Management, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, the University of South Carolina, Pepperdine University and Finlandia University. She has been recognized with the Horatio Alger Award and Sandra Day O’Connor Board Excellence Award.

An instrument-rated pilot, Barrett trained at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia, and Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, culminating in certification as an astronaut.

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  • How to book Barbara Barrett?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Barbara Barrett for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Barbara Barrett, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Barbara Barrett or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Barbara Barrett?

    Booking fees for Barbara Barrett, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Barbara Barrett, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Barbara Barrett?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Barbara Barrett for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Barbara Barrett for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Barbara Barrett or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Barbara Barrett or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

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