Barry has been employed more than 36 years in the municipal government setting. During that time, he has worked in eight different municipalities including Brandon, The Pas and Morden, MB; Fort Macleod, AB; Fort Nelson, Mackenzie and Tumbler Ridge, BC., and now Nipawin, SK. Although most his experience has been obtained in the Community/Leisure Services field, he made the leap to Municipal Administration in 2007.
Barry has an extensive background in municipal administration, human resource management, conflict resolution and recreation administration … all of which serve him well while working in smaller municipalities. He is a 2007 graduate of the Municipal Administration Program from the University of Manitoba, and a 2012 graduate of the National Advanced Local Authority Administration Program from the University of Alberta.