Suzanne Barba has been an HCAC board member for over 25 years. She retired from the Alameda County Office of Education where she served as Public Information Officer for 14 years. She also was elected and served on the Eden Healthcare District Board of Directors for 16 years. Suzanne is active in the League of Women Voters and in the community and was honored as Woman of the Year in 2003 by the Legislature for the 18th Assembly District. She earned a B.A. from CSU-Fullerton in Mass Communications.