Barbara Schaefer McDuffie is managing director of business development for the tax and assurance group at Baker Tilly. Her previous experiences include: senior VP at Cassidy & Pinkard; senior managing director at Julien J. Studley; principal at Barrueta and Associates (now Transwestern); and a VP at Smithy Braedon. She provided commercial real estate services to corporate office users and the institutional real estate community from 1982-2007.
Barbara is co-chair of the ULI Trends Committee, and serves on the Rosslyn BID boards, and on the board of the 2030 Group. She is a past chairman of NAIOP Northern Virginia, and a three-time board member of National NAIOP. She also served as president of the Northern Virginia Transportation Alliance (NVTA), and was a founding member of George Mason University’s MRE/CREE Board.
Additionally, Barbara has co-chaired the Corporate Committee for the Lombardi Gala, and the 2009 and 2010 CoreNet Mid–Atlantic Gala. Barbara has served on the Advisory Boards of DC CREW, the Historic Charleston Foundation, and the National Museum for Women in the Arts. She is chairman Emeritus of the Corporate Committee for the Trust for the National Mall.