Barbara Inge Karsch is the owner of BIK Terminology, a terminology consultancy and training company.
As consultant and trainer, Barbara works with companies and organizations on terminology training, terminology development and implementations of terminology management system (TMS). She holds a lectureship at New York University and is a US delegate to ISO TC 37. Barbara draws heavily on her 14-year experience as in-house terminologist (English and German) for J.D. Edwards and Microsoft. She completed both a BA and MA in translation and interpretation and has done PhD-level research in terminology management.
Barbara has dual citizenship from Germany and the United States and has moved back and forth between her home countries several times. As a former heptathlete, she does Yoga regularly and has recently taken up road-biking. She lives in Woodinville, WA, with her mutt, Rudy.