Barry comes to Ray White with an impressive career in Local Government with 10 yrs experience as elected member (7yrs Mayor) and then six year as CEO. His experience in Real Estate includes working at his brothers Ray White franchise in North Queensland. He has managed machinery assets in Gulf of Carpentaria and driven trucks. His experience is diverse including managing a disability service as a volunteer for four years before being paid for a further year then leaving this position moving to NZ. This taught Barry the importance of detail and confidentiality.
His interests include performing and fine arts, motor sports, aviation, fine food, fine wine and fine friends.
He is most proud of his three children and seven grandchildren also his mother (now deceased) receiving her OAM. He is proud of achieving his pilot’s licence and was emotionally moved when he represented Australian Local Government at Anzac Day, Gallipoli laying a wreath for our fallen ANZACS.
He looks forward to developing long term relationships introducing people to their new homes while getting involved with the local community. Also reconnecting with his aviation passion and continuing his recently found love for the arts in particular his art classes.