Speaker Details: Sr. Barbara Busch

Sr. Barbara Busch

Executive Director, Working in Neighborhoods


Sister Barbara Busch is the Executive Director of Working in Neighborhoods (WIN), a community-based organization that empowers leaders of Cincinnati’s urban neighborhoods to make informed choices for themselves and their neighborhoods through community building, home ownership and economic learning. During her time as director Sister Busch has negotiated Fair Lending Agreements with national and local lenders for protection of 222 homes valued at $14.5 million, developed a Financial Capability program to prepare low moderate income residents to become home owners, and created a partnership with Duke Energy to provide energy audits and education in their service area.

Sister Busch serves on a number of boards including Greater Cincinnati Reinvestment Coalition, Mercy Housing Board of Trustees and the Cincinnati Master Plan Advisory Council.