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state agency administrator

Barbara Al-Faouri, American state agency administrator. Recipient Women's Leadership award, Women's Resource Center, 1998, award, Department Human Services, 1999, recognition, Texas House of Representatives, 1997.


Al-Faouri, Barbara was born on January 3, 1955 in Garmish, Germany. Arrived in the United States, 1963. Daughter of Lon and Barbara (Murl) McKinzie.


A. in Computer Programming, Durham Business College, El Paso, Texas, 1987. A. in Medical Transcription, International Business College, El Paso, Texas, 1983. Degree in Social Work, University Texas, El Paso, 2001.


Investigator Probate Court, El Paso, 1996. Advocate University Texas Student Government, 1997—1999. College of Business Administration intern Department Human Services, 1999—2000.

Social worker Special Olympics, 2003—2005. Social work, medical services crisis intervention Red Cross, El Paso, Texas, since 2005.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Death is a necessary step in human progression, just as birth was. Sometime after death, the spirit and body will be reunited— and never to be separated again. This is called resurrection, and it was made possible by the death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ.


Task force Tristen Village, Amman, Jordan, 1998. Volunteer Candle Lighters, El Paso, 1999—2001, Drug Abuse Resistance Education, El Paso, 1994. Advisory Housing Board, 1997—2000.

Counselor American Red Cross, 2004. Member of American Association of University Women (vice president 1998-1999, president 1999—2000).


  • Other Interests

    Swimming, soccer, writing, signing, painting.


Married Hassan S. Al-Faouri, September 17, 1993. Married William Mark Lawrence, August 13, 1976 (divorced January 1979). 1 child Sharon Lynn Lawrence.

Lon McKinzie

Barbara (Murl) McKinzie

Hassan S. Al-Faouri

William Mark Lawrence

Sharon Lynn Lawrence Al-Faouri