Barry E. Bannett
Barry Bannett
Barry E. Bannett is a member of the Board of Trustees of Kennedy University Hospital. He serves on the Hospital Board's Professional Affairs and Facilities committees. He is also a member of the Kennedy Health Alliance Board of Trustees.

Mr. Bannett is the retired CEO of The Bannett Group, Ltd., an integrated design-build firm in Cherry Hill, NJ, founded in 1970, that specializes in medical/professional, retail, commercial/industrial and religious facilities.

A third-generation designer-builder, Mr. Bannett currently serves on the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Design-Build Knowledge Community; in 2008, he served as its Chairman. An active member of the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA), Mr. Bannett earned his designation as a Design-Builder in 2002. Mr. Bannett has served as an advisor to DBIA's board, is a member of its Education Committee, and is a faculty member and a national instructor in DBIA workshops. In November 2008, Mr. Bannett was awarded DBIA's Brunelleschi Lifetime Achievement Award.

He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, Design Build Institute of America, American Institute of Architects, South Jersey Chamber of Commerce and the Urban Land Institute.

A graduate of Washington University Architectural School in St. Louis, MO, Mr. Bannett is licensed to practice in seven states. He is also a licensed Planner in New Jersey.

Mr. Bannett and his wife, Judy, reside in Haddonfield, NJ.