- Program Manager
Originally from Woodbridge, Virginia, Barbara Cooper has been with Teen Challenge for 16 years. She is an ordained minister and a graduate of MorningStar School of Ministry. She also served as a missionary in Haiti for 5 years. Barbara is a Certified Behavioral Health Technician (CBHT), a Certified Addictions Counselor (CAC), and also a graduate of the NET Training Institute with a Diploma in Restoration Ministries and Prevention Studies. Barbara’s uncanny ability to accomplish her wide range of responsibilities ensures a smooth and efficient flow in the household. Not only does she coordinate the education that each lady receives while in the program, she also supervises all spiritual growth activities. Barbara’s passion is to see Jesus Christ set the captives free!