Kimberly Barber


Kim’s love for the elderly and desire to assist those in need brought her to the healthcare field in 1986 as a Director of Activities, and she has since worked in various skilled nursing settings and has completed extensive training in the field. She was hired at The Laurels of Galesburg as Director of Activities in 1996 and also served in Admissions and Marketing. She then went on to be Director of Social Services in 2014. She accepted her current position of Administrator at Fountain View of Portage in December 2018. Kim’s passion has always been integrating the best quality of care and seeing that all residents are treated with dignity and respect in an environment they can call home. She loves her work and greatly values the opportunities she has each day to help residents achieve their goals and to make sure they receive the highest quality of life possible. In her free time, Kim loves spending time with her family, her loving son and parents. They enjoy traveling, cooking, movies, and lots of laughs!