Peter Barnes

Chair | New England Chapter Advisory Board

Peter Barnes is a retired print and broadcast journalist with 40 years of news experience. He was a business and economics reporter for The Wall Street Journal, CNBC, Fox Business Network and Bloomberg Radio. He also worked for three years in the nonprofit community as the Washington, DC, executive director for the Wheelchair Foundation. His other nonprofit work includes multiple fundraising campaigns for his churches and his children’s schools. Peter earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Penn State and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business. He lives in the Boston area with his wife, Cheryl. There, he is Chair of the New England Chapter Advisory Board for Blue Star Families. His father is an Army veteran.