Toni Barbaro became a Mohave Electric Cooperative member in 1980. She has served as Board Director for District 3 since 2012 and is currently the Board Secretary. At the June 2018 District 3 meeting, members in attendance recommended Barbaro to continue representing them for a three-year term.
Barbaro attained the Credentialed Cooperative Director Certificate, a recognized measurement of competency on key current issues, through course work offered by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association. She has taken advanced course studies to receive the Board Leadership Certificate. Barbaro was awarded the NRECA Gold Director Certificate in 2016. She regularly updates skills through course training and workshops in the electrical utility field.
She has an Associate of Arts degree and Associate of Applied Science degree in nursing and has completed numerous continuing education classes. A registered nurse for over 30 years, Barbaro is retired.
Barbaro is a member of the American Legion Auxiliary.