Barbara Clark is an agent and publishing consultant who began her career in book publishing at Doubleday. She went on to hold editorial positions at Farrar, Straus & Giroux and Simon and Schuster, and then held executive- and senior-level editorial positions at Viking Studio Books, Rizzoli International Publications, and Stewart, Tabori & Chang. In 2008, Barbara was a panelist at the James River Writers Conference in Richmond, Virginia. She also holds a Master’s degree in acting from the Actors Studio MFA Program.
Barbara Clark established the Barbara Clark Agency—a boutique agency—in 2008 after a successful career in senior-level trade editorial positions at marquee publishing houses. The Barbara Clark Agency specializes in literary fiction and nonfiction, memoir, and illustrated books. Barbara maintains her office in South Salem, New York, in northern Westchester County.