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Barnes Bio

Tracy Barnes 

Tracy Barnes brings significant business leadership and information technology experience to his role as ENTAP's president and chief executive officer. Tracy has a proven track record in designing and delivering effective information technology solutions to organizations in various industries across the globe. As the company's founder and visionary, he is responsible for setting the strategic direction and long-term growth plans for ENTAP. In this capacity, Tracy leverages his significant expertise in information technology innovations and results-driven consulting services to promote the success of ENTAP's clients.

His career began as a Database Administrator & Programmer/Analyst at Butler University, before moving into consulting for Accenture (formerly Anderson Consulting).  After Accenture, progressed to the position of Principal Consultant for CIBER, Inc. At CIBER, Tracy worked with clients in the U.S. and the United Kingdom providing technical project management, business process and systems analysis, and technology strategy and planning support to numerous higher education institutions, government entities and commercial vendors to complete successful technology-based projects - on-time and on-budget.

He received his bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Butler University with a minor in Mathematics.  A highly devoted member of the community with a commitment to technology and education, Tracy sits on several distinguished leadership boards including the Department of Computer Science Advisory Board at Butler University, the Information Technology Advisory Board at Harrison College and serves as the President of the Board for the Stonegate Early College High School for Science & Technology.

Tracy currently resides in Zionsville, IN with his wife, Heather, and their four children, David, Alexandra, Lacy and Julian where they attend Trader's Point Christian Church.