Barbra Kingsley, Partner, Kleinmann Communication Group FNS Staff
Barbra Kingsley, Partner, Kleinmann Communication Group FNS Staff
Barbra Kingsley, Ph.D., has over 20 years of experience as an award-winning information designer. She has developed high-profile, plain language documents - including notices, forms, and instructions - for numerous government agencies, including USDA/FNS, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Internal Revenue Service. Dr. Kingsley's work and research focuses on making documents as clear as possible for all users, especially vulnerable populations. She has led hundreds of testing sessions with consumers, giving her unique insight into how people read, navigate, and use documents. Her work has won awards from the Center for Plain Language, Society for Technical Communication, the National Partnership for Reinventing Government, and the National Association of Government Communicators.