Barry and his lovely wife, Pam, have been married for nearly 50 years and reside in Lancaster, PA. They are the proud parents of two sons. Brad, the eldest, lives in Green Lane, PA, with his wife, Carolyn, and two daughters, Maya and Anna. Brett resides in the suburbs of Raleigh, NC, with his wife, Lauren, and two children, Micah and Zoey. Brad is a graduate of Muhlenberg College, and Brett graduated from Grove City College.
Barry is a Navy veteran, having served on board the USS Oklahoma City (CLG5), flagship to the 7th Fleet during the Vietnam conflict. He received the distinguished Navy Achievement Medal for his service during that time. He also served on board the USS Holland (AS32), a submarine tender stationed in Rota, Spain.
After completing his military service, Barry attended Temple and West Chester Universities, majoring in business education/management. During his college studies, he was offered an administrative position with a financial planning firm, which lead to a financial sales position in 1982.
In 1994, Barry created an independent financial coaching firm, and since 2004, his main focus has been on coaching clients into Medicare. He has been a guest speaker on WFLA radio in Orlando, FL, and at numerous engagements throughout Lancaster and Central PA.