Barbara Maxwell is a community member. She retired after 29 years as an Agency owner & CEO of Maxwell Insurance Agency with Allstate Insurance Co. Mrs. Maxwell is a licensed agent and broker selling property, casualty, life and financial products. She is a member of the NASD. Mrs. Maxwell is from Portsmouth, Va. And completed her former education there. Upon arriving in NY she attended Secretarial school and NY Institute of finance taking courses in Corporate finance. Prior to Allstate, Mrs. Maxwell worked at a brokerage firm on Wall Street. Mrs. Maxwell has volunteered at Seaview Hospital & Home as well as On Your Mark. She is a past board member of On Your Mark, a recreational program for autistic children and developmentally delayed adults. Mrs. Maxwell has hosted cook-outs and Christmas parties for autistic children in her home for several years.