Barbara R. Bass, CPA

Barbara R. Bass, CPA
Barbara R. Bass, CPA


Barbara was part of the core group that opened the doors of Gollob Morgan Peddy in 1982.  She now has over 35 years of experience in public accounting.

Barbara is currently responsible for a variety of tax clients and enjoys  helping her business clients succeed as they plan and achieve their long-term goals.  Barbara has been involved in the Tyler community for many years.  She has served on and chaired the boards of several community organizations.

She was Mayor of Tyler from May 2008 until May 2014 when she completed the allowable terms. 


  • Barbara graduated from Texas A&M University - Commerce with a BBA in Accounting.

Professional Associations and Activities

  • Past President of East Texas Chapter of the Texas Society of CPAs
  • Past Board Member of the Texas Society of CPAs
  • Former Mayor of City of Tyler
  • Member of the Tyler Economic Development Council Board
  • Foundation Treasurer of Pollard United Methodist Church
  • Past Chairman of Hospice of East Texas
  • Past Chairman of Pollard United Methodist Church Administrative Board
  • Past Chairman of Tyler Economic Development Council
  • Past Chairman of Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Past Chairman of Better Business Bureau of Central East Texas