Dr. Barnes is a Master Lecturer and founder of the Management Communication Center at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business. She currently teaches professional writing skills to MBA students. Dr. Barnes received a Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and has over 30 years’ experience teaching writing on two continents. She has developed and taught writing courses and workshops for students and professionals in the fields of business, engineering, medicine, psychology, business, and chemistry. She also leads corporate workshops and coaches executives on professional communication skills.