Barry has 30 years experience in communication, facilitation, and conflict resolution.
Barry’s consulting and coaching is focused on leadership development and effective teamwork through improving communication skills. He has worked extensively with executive teams in both profit and non-profit sectors to develop collaborative skills, strategic alignment, and high performance under pressure.
Barry is a Certified Mediator and holds a 2nd degree black belt in the martial art Aikido (art of peaceful reconciliation).
Barry holds a B.A. in Psychology from Middlebury College and New College of California. He has completed extensive post-graduate training in Optimal Performance and Effective Communication including training at the International Academy for Continuous Education in Sherborne, England and International Intensives in Orchidea, Switzerland. His professional interests include individual coaching and conducting seminars in “Navigating Difficult Conversations in Three Easy Lessons”.