Stede Barber, MAAP, MTPS, received her BA with a dual-major in Education and Art from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. Her lifelong pursuit of art and education led her be enrolled in the first class of Southwestern College, which was then known as Quimby College. She continued to California where she received her Masters in Applied Psychology from the University of Santa Monica. After receiving a second Masters in Spiritual Science from Peace Theological Seminary & College of Philosophy, she returned to teaching in the United States, England, and South America. She is currently working on her Doctoral thesis focused on “Art as an Expression of Soul.”
She is a gifted teacher and artist with a deep love for nature, the transformational power of “paying attention,” and creativity as a profound connection to Soul. Her work currently focuses on self-awareness as the foundation for a successful life and career.