Barry Howard

Barry Howard

Career Services Director

Barry has an extensive background in career counseling, adult education, human resources and higher education. He served as a Career Counselor, Human Resource Business Partner and as an Adjunct Professor.

Barry has a genuine passion for helping students find suitable employment. Originally from Clarksville, Tenn., Barry has lived in Knoxville, Boston, Atlanta and St. Petersburg, Florida.

Barry holds a B.A. in Sociology from The University of Tennessee, studied graduate Sociology at Northeastern University while pursuing his career as a professional drummer. He earned a Master of Human Resource Development from Vanderbilt University. Barry is certified as a Professional in Human Resources and as a Global Career Development Facilitator.

When he is not working, Barry enjoys traveling, playing drums, and spending time with his wife, Lori, and their two Yorkie-poos, Toto and Lilly.