Barry creates solutions from chaos. By analyzing circumstances and bringing innovative thought leadership to complex problems, he continually leaves situations better than he found them.

As President and COO of Building Champions, Barry is responsible for driving the company’s success and long-term sustainability while also preserving its dynamic culture. He’s dedicated to finding and implementing the right systems while also building a high-performing team; a team that brings their best to work every single day, are connected to one another and know how to have fun. Barry maximizes the strengths of each team member to intentionally transform businesses and lives.

Barry joined Building Champions after more than 25 years in the financial sector where he worked on Wall Street and in real estate development and financing. He was a small business owner and has over 15 years executive coaching experience where he has helped hundreds of clients achieve professional and personal success. Barry is a graduate of California Lutheran University with a degree in finance.

Barry is a proud husband to his beautiful wife, Karin, and father to their three sons. He enjoys serving others and having big adventures with his family. These adventures typically include snowboarding, fly fishing and hiking; pretty much any excuse to be outdoors.

Barry Engelmen

President and COO