Barbara Anne Gardenhire-Mills is the CEO of Purpose-Filled Solutions & EvolutionsTM LLC, provides coaching to SMB owners who are driven with purpose and passion
Barbara Anne is a seasoned community & economic development and training & coaching professional with well over two decades of experience in government, non-profit and corporate arenas. Her passion and core-purpose is helping others connect with their core purpose and goals personally and professionally as a “resources navigator” and “servant leader.”
She is the owner of Purpose-Filled Solutions and Evolutions LLC, and she also currently serves as Director of Compliance & Engagement for Cooperative Business Assistance Corporation (CBAC) in Camden, NJ.
Before CBAC, Barbara Anne served as Management Analyst/Community Liaison for the White House Promise Zone Initiative in Camden, NJ, for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and as NJ Supervisor of Lender Relations & Economic Development/Women’s Business Ownership Representative for the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
Barbara Anne Gardenhire-Mills has also held positions at varied levels of leadership with the SBA and in the non-profit, for-profit, and municipal government arenas.
Barbara Anne earned an M.S. in Executive Leadership from Champlain College, a B.A. in Political Science/Honors from Rowan University, an A.A. in Liberal Arts from Rowan College of South Jersey, and several professional and adult continuing education certificates, including Certified Professional Coach.
A member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF), Association of Talent Development (ATD), and multiple other professional and civic organizations. The National Association of Women’s Business Owners (NAWBO) – South Jersey Chapter honored Barbara Anne with their 2016 Women’s Advocate of the Year award.
Additionally, she is a Black-Belt and member of the Okinawa Goju-Ryu Kenshi-Kai Karate-Jutsu Kobu-Jutsu Association, and trains in multiple styles of martial arts. She resides in Mount Laurel with Joseph (husband), Colin (son), two furry babies – Foxy Princess & Remi Bruno, and other pets.
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