School Board Member
Barry is married to his wife of 33 years, Teri. They have three children; Jacob (2012 Grace Grad), Luke (2014 Grace Grad), and Anna (Class of 2020). The McLaughlin’s attend Faith Christian Community for 24 years, where they have been involved in children’s ministry, missions, study groups, and the church finances.
Barry grew up in Fargo, ND and moved to Alaska after receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Majoring in Public Accounting) at Gonzaga University. In 1985 he received his CPA license from the Alaska State Board of Public Accounting. Barry currently is the Controller and Treasurer for Alcan Electrical & Engineering, Inc. He also does Tax and Business Consulting services.
Barry and his family enjoy fishing, hiking, and cheering on Grace Student athletes around cross country running and ski courses, competing with Joy ~ for Christ.