Board Vice Chair
Barry has been in the executive search field for more than 25 years and brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to each executive search assignment. In 2001, Barry founded CES Partners, Ltd.; and serves as President and Chief Executive Officer.
He is a Fellow in the American College of Health Care Executives. In 1996, he was appointed to the Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award Board of Examiners, as the Baldridge Program began considering healthcare organizations for performance excellence. Barry belongs to several other professional organizations including: Healthcare Financial Management Association, Healthcare Information Management Systems Society, American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration, and the Society for Human Resource Management.
Barry holds an MHA from Xavier University and received a bachelor’s degree from Loyola University of Chicago. He serves on the Advisory Board for Xavier’s Program in Health Services Administration. Barry recently completed a two-year term as the Secretary of the Union League Club of Chicago and currently serves on the Board of the Luminarts Cultural Foundation of the ULCC.