- In 1981 Barbara and her husband, Richard, founded Currier Associates, a highly successful real estate firm.
- In 1994, they merged their firm with DeWolfe Real Estate. In 2002, DeWolfe was acquired by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.
- Barbara has been among the top sales associates in Cambridge and earned the prestigious 25 Leaders Making a Difference award from Bankers & Tradesman.
- In 2006, Barbara was named Vice President, a distinction awarded only to the company's most successful sales