Kapp was promoted to senior associate athletics director in 2012. She previously served as associate athletics director (2006-12), assistant athletics director (2003-06), associate business manager (2001-03), and computing and network services consultant (1994-2001).
Prior to joining the Purdue staff, Kapp worked as an account analyst for Inland Steel Company in East Chicago, Indiana, for 13 years.
A native of Hammond, Indiana, Kapp earned a bachelor's degree in industrial management with minors in accounting and finance from Purdue in 1979 and a master's degree from Purdue in 2005.
Barb and her husband, Greg, have two sons, Matthew and Chris.