Barbara Harper serves as Qigong Connection's financial steward and was instrumental in the organization obtaining Tax Exemption status with IRS. Barbara brings to the organization an extensive professional business and organizational background having served 37 years in numerous managerial positions across the country with the Department of Veterans Affairs, Loan Guaranty Service. "Volunteering as the financial steward for the Qigong Connection affords me the opportunity to maintain, share and energetically enhance my skills and gifts."
Barbara started her Qigong studies and practice in 2005. She has completed Levels 1-3 of Spring Forest Qigong and the Chow Medical Qigong Intensive Level 1 training. She also completed the Spring Forest Qi'ssage course. From 2006 to 2011 Barbara co-shared the SFQ Guild Membership responsibilities and has handled the registration for numerous Qigong Connection events, including the Chow Medical Qigong training. In addition to Qigong, Barbara completed Reiki levels 1 and 2.
Barbara is a native of Kansas, who has spent the past 50 years in various parts of the world, first as the spouse of a career Air Force member and then as a Department of Veterans Affairs manager.