Barbara "Bobbi" Hess is a management consultant and corporate officer for Strategic Insight in Arlington, VA. She has more than 35 years experience in strategic planning, program planning, and budget development for major defense programs; and federal and Department of Defense training institutions. Bobbi served as Newsletter editor for Serving at the Crossroads prior to joining the Board. Over the years, Bobbi has has been an active volunteer serving in leadership positions for church, her sons' schools, and the Boy Scouts. She enjoys traveling, hiking, entertaining, and reading a good book. Bobbi lives in Burke, VA with her husband Doug. They have two sons--Phillip who lives and works in Manhattan and Brian who is a senior at Virginia Tech.