Barry Ryman is a veteran officer of the US Army and proud native of Port Arthur, Texas. Barry served honorably and separated from the Army at the rank of Captain and has worked for the past 30 years in the oil and gas industry for various EPFC firms as a project controls engineer and scheduler. An avid musician, Barry has served many churches through playing acoustic guitar and volunteering. Barry enjoys hunting, fishing, and getting his hands dirty doing anything and everything outdoors. Born the son of hardworking parents, brother to a family full of firefighters, father to Katherine, Colby, and recently-adopted Hannah, grandfather to Bear, and friend to all, Barry understands service and compassion and eagerly shows his love through work and time spent giving back to his community.