MS Board of Mental Health named a new Vice Chair - WLBT.com - Jackson, MS

MS Board of Mental Health named a new Vice Chair

J. Richard Barry, Source: MS Board of Mental Health J. Richard Barry, Source: MS Board of Mental Health
JACKSON, MS (WLBT) -

J. Richard Barry was named the new Vice Chair for the Mississippi Board of Mental Health on July 1.

Barry is a Senior Partner in the law firm of Barry, Palmer, Thaggard, May and Bailey, LLP in Meridian.

He received his law degree from the University of Mississippi and is a member of the American Bar Association, Mississippi Bar Association, Lauderdale County Bar Association and the American Health Lawyers Association.

Barry was first appointed to the State Board of Mental Health by Governor Haley Barbour in June 2005 and was reappointed by Governor Phil Bryant.

“We are glad to have Mr. Barry serve as Vice-Chair for the Board of Mental Health during the coming year,” said Diana Mikula, Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Mental Health.

“He has been a committed member of the Board for several years, and his experience is very much appreciated. We look forward to continuing to work with him in the coming year.”

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