Bari Frimkess moved to Ashland from Southern California in 1992 along with her husband and two sons. She is a professional violinist, performing with the Rogue Valley Symphony since her arrival to Ashland. Bari teaches with, and is the coordinator of, a Symphony program that teaches music in local public elementary schools.
She also works as a Jewish educator for grades 1-6. Bari is passionate about the protection of animals, birds, and their natural habitat and is honored and grateful to be part of the KBO organization.