Barbara Bevan, of Sacramento, California has taught in Japan and Europe.
In 2001, she chaired the Federation Institute Committee. She received a Federation Scholarship in 2003.
She is active in instructing the Calico Dancers, BBKM, Tuesday Dancers, and Zado Singers (a group she directs). She also dances with several groups, including the Calico Dancers, Horos, Kolo Koalition, Dances of the World, and Vintage Dancers.
Barbara taught an institute at a Federation Presidents Ball.
Dances Barbara has taught include Eastern European dances such as Gručkoto, Hora de Mînă, and Narodno Oro.