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real estate developer

Barbara Jean Holmes Briggs, Canadian real estate developer. Founder, director East Creek Playhouse, Rutland, 1986-1987; board directors Vermont Industrial Development Authority, Montpelier, 1986-1992. Member Back Country Horsemen (Santa Fe chapter), Las Jardineras Garden Club, Santa Fe Botanical Garden.

Background

Briggs, Barbara Jean Holmes was born on April 29, 1948 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Daughter of Campbell Carlisle and Phyllis (Saunders) H.

Education

Bachelor, University Western Ontario, London, 1970.

Career

Real estate saleswoman, Menorca, Spain, 1972-1974; owner, Essential Alts., Rutland, 1978-1983; president, Star Enterprises, Rutland, since 1984. Developer East Creek Center, 1986&. Vice president Hedgedale Enterprises, Inc., Toronto.

Franchise owner Taco Bell, since 1991, Residential Renovations, Santa Fe, since 1992.

Membership

Founder, director East Creek Playhouse, Rutland, 1986-1987. Board directors Vermont Industrial Development Authority, Montpelier, 1986-1992. Member Women Business Owners Network (past president), Smaller Business Association New England (founding member Vermont chapter), Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce, Rutland Economics Development Corporation, University of California Yacht Club (commodore 1987).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, skiing, scuba diving, traveling.

Connections

Married Thomas L. Briggs, February 8, 1997. 1 child, Bizia Catal.

father:
Campbell Carlisle H.

mother:
Phyllis (Saunders) H.

spouse:
Thomas L. Briggs

child:
Bizia Catal Briggs