As the Automation Estimator, Barb provides cost effective and accurate estimates for the Automation Group and UL508A Control Panel Assembly Shop. Estimates range from small projects to large Greenfield installations. Barb readily works with customers, suppliers and Shambaugh engineers to produce appropriate automation solutions with cost effective pricing. She provides assistance to engineers in house, on the road, answers customers questions and inquiries. She is committed to remaining knowledgeable in the latest technology by meeting with vendors and attending classes regularly.
Spanning her career, Barb has enjoyed estimating and engineering in the Food & Dairy as well as Gas & Oil Industry during her career. With Shambaugh & Son, she enjoys estimating all sizes of projects in any industry sector. The variety provides for enjoyable and unique challenges. Customer service is a top priority as Barb is always willing to assist customers and provide immediate help when needed. She is readily available to visit with customers via web conference or in person.
Barb earned a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Valparaiso University.
The Personal Side
Barb is married with three children. She enjoys attending sporting events, volunteering and traveling. She is an enthusiast when it comes to competitive sports, cross fit class and organizing friends for group dinners.