Barry has over 30 years of experience in working with organizations supporting individuals with intellectual & developmental disabilities, with over 20 years in executive management.
He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Welfare from the California State University in 1983. Barry started his career in California with the United Cerebral Palsy national network, working in behavior management group homes. He ran one of the largest respite care programs in the Country in the 1990s and led the creation of both the North Carolina & South Carolina Respite Care Coalitions. Since the 1980’s, Barry has worked with State & County Government, State Provider Associations and Private Non-Profit Organizations in the planning, development and delivery of services to individuals of all ages and disabilities and other special needs.
Barry served on the State Board of the Florida Association of Rehabilitation Facilities and was the Board President just prior to coming to Therap Services. He was a customer of Therap since 2005 and Therap’s first Billing customer in Country. Since 2010, Barry has worked with Therap Services supporting providers in the implementation and use of their industry leading I-DD specialized electronic documentation and reporting solution. Barry continues to contribute to the I-DD industry through consulting in strategic planning, organizational development and the delivery of services to individuals of all ages and disabilities.