Integrated Security Services, Inc., New York

James Barry

James Barry – Managing Director Strategic Initiatives

James Barry joined Integrated in 2014 as Managing Director Strategic Initiatives. Mr. Barry comes to Integrated with 28 year of mixed government and private sector experience. In 2007 Mr. Barry retired as Bureau Chief with the New York City Corrections Department. Amongst his many responsibilities as chief, he was the second highest uniform position overseeing all daily operations, which included 10,000 employees in 11 jails, two hospital wards and three department divisions.

Following his retirement from the Corrections Department, Mr. Barry spent 5 years as a District Manager and National Portfolio manager for a large global security service provider. Mr. Barry was chosen to manage a portfolio of business of approximately 17,000 hours per week within the NY/NJ region, generating approximately 18 million dollars in revenue.

In 2012 Mr. Barry returned to government service as an Assistant Commissioner with the New Jersey Department of Corrections. Selected to lead the Programs and Community Services Division of the department, Mr. Barry was one of two Assistant Commissioners in one of the largest state Correction Departments in the nation, and responsible for managing the Transitional Services, Education, Drug Treatment and Community Services for the agency. Mr. Barry also ensured that the re-integration policies of the agency were carried out, including the oversight of the approximately 2,600 half-way house beds and the release preparedness of approximately 12,000 inmates annually.

Mr. Barry holds a Master of Science Degree-Protection Management, Bachelor of Science Degree-Correction Management and is a member of the American Society for Industrial Security, American Correctional Association and Middle Atlantic States Correctional Association. Mr. Barry has also attended the National Institute of Corrections – Graduate of the Executive Excellence Program and the Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government-Driving Government Performance Program.

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“A good manager inspires others to follow, a great manager inspires others to lead”
James Barry