Barbara Truby is an educator of 41 years and joined Mentors Care as a mentor in the 2015-2016 school year. The following year she was elected to serve as a nonvoting member of the Mentors Care Board. Serving students has always been her heart and Mentors Care provided an avenue to do just that. Learning the dynamics of serving this innovative organization has proven to be a worthy endeavor.
In addition, Barbara Truby presently works for with ECAP (Educators Certification Alternative Program) as a teacher advisor and with Ellis County Shared Services as the Transition Consultant where she has helped develop the 18+ program for Ferris ISD, Italy ISD and Avalon ISD. She tutors students, volunteers to advocate for parents, serves as an Ellis County CASA, and spends time with her grandchildren and family. Of utmost importance is her ongoing journey with her Maker.