Ed Barr has written professionally for over 25 years in various marketing and management positions. He has also served as a marketing and fund development consultant to for-profit and non-profit organizations such as Nextel, the Byzantine Catholic Seminary and Renewal, Inc. Previous employment includes:
Vice President of Marketing, Allegheny University Medical Practices -West
AUMP-West is a group of 260 physicians in over 80 offices in southwestern Pennsylvania.
Director of Corporate Communications, Pittsburgh Mercy Health System
- Managed a staff of fifteen professionals in news media relations, graphic design, print production, medical media, special events and community relations.
- Managed the organization's $2 million advertising program and the activities of its advertising and design and PR agencies.
Director of Public Relations and Fund Development, Altoona Hospital
- Carnegie Mellon University
Adjunct Professor of Marketing and Professional Writing.
- University of Pittsburgh's Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
Adjunct Professor of Marketing.
Barr is a graduate of Clarion University of Pennsylvania, with a Bachelor of Science in Education. He received a Master of Education in English from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
M.Ed., English, Indiana University of Pennsylvania