Barbara Luehring has had a very eclectic career. She mined gold in Bolivia in the 60's, had a nutrition company in the 70's and ran a heavy construction company in the 80's.
In the 90's she began teaching high school. She also wrote her first book, What If. She also wrote For Mothers and Others, but never had time to publish it. She then wrote Play Better, Live Better about a new way of coaching developed by renowned tennis coach David O'Mears.
In 2003, while continuing to teach she became a pool contractor and Vice-President of an award winning Exterior design/build company called Lucas Lagoons, Inc.
Today she continues to teach, run Lucas Lagoons, write and play tennis in Sarasota, Florida.