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Barbara Reich

Design Entrepreneur


Barbara Reich is the founder of Life Organized Inc., a firm specializing in the organization of people’s lives and physical spaces. Known for creating solutions that are as aesthetically appealing as they are practical, Barbara transforms spaces from the inside out. From powerful executives to busy parents, clients appreciate Barbara’s unwavering confidentiality and eye for design. Barbara‘s areas of expertise include home and office organization, time management, digital de-cluttering, organizing for academic success, and management of everyday chaos.

Barbara is often involved in renovation and construction projects from the inception. Through careful analysis of the client’s lifestyle and inventory of possessions, Barbara works with architects and designers to properly allocate space and storage in all areas of a home. In addition to ensuring that the allocated storage is adequate to meet clients’ needs, Barbara consults on organizational flow of each area.

As a sought after keynote speaker and consultant, Barbara combines humor, analytical data, and anecdotal evidence to demonstrate how people can achieve greater productivity, more successful work life integration, and a deeper level of fulfillment in their lives. Through her platforms “Never Caught Up,” “Eat-Sleep-Organize,” and “Clarity Begins at Home,” Barbara espouses the deep connection between organization, achievement, and wellness.

Barbara earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania and a Masters in Business Administration from New York University. A native of Miami Beach, Barbara lives in Manhattan with her husband, Jeff, a real estate attorney and has two children. She has appeared on the Today Show, Inside Edition, Good Morning America, WPIX, and New York 1 and has been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, New York Post, Washington Post, Time Magazine, Real Simple, InStyle, People StyleWatch, Men’s Health, AARP Magazine, and O Magazine among other publications. She is also the author of Secrets of an Organized Mom, winner of the Mom’s Choice Award.