Staff Directory

Barbara McGowan

Director of Communications

As director of communications for St. Columba’s, Barbara oversees the development and production of all publications including newsletters, Sunday bulletins and collateral, supporting the Church’s wide range of ministries and outreach programs both in print and online. Hailing from Boston’s northshore, she previously worked as an independent communications professional, creating communication strategies for both high tech companies and nonprofits.

Barbara graduated from Rutgers University with a BA in Studio Art and is an accomplished graphic designer. She lives in the Rockville area with her husband, Patrick and between them, they have 3 children and 3 grandchildren.

Barbara McGowan
Barbara McGowan