Midwest Regional Vice President
Barbara Slaven is a legal administrative assistant at the Fraser Stryker law firm in Omaha, Neb. Slaven has been a member of SVdP’s Conference at St. Bernadette Catholic Church since 1989, and serves on the board of directors for the SVdP thrift stores in Omaha. She also has served as a member of the organization’s National Voice of the Poor Committee, which advocates policies that will help to transition people out of poverty. In addition, Slaven prepares and serves monthly dinners with fellow SVdP members at the Stephen Center homeless shelter.