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Minister , business and government consultant

William Henry Barbee,, business and government consultant, minister. Ordained to ministry Universal Life Church, 1976.


Barbee,, William Henry was born on November 8, 1937 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of William Henry and Margaret Catherine (Coffman) Barbee.


Bachelor, University Maryland, 1970. Master of Public Administration, University Southern California, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in Religion, Universal Life Church, 1981.

Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Universal Life Church, 1981.


Reservations sales agent, Pan American World Airways, Washington, 1960;sales representative, Varig Airlines Brazil, Washington, 1961-1963;senior sales representative, Trans-World Airlines, Inc., Louisville, 1963-1964;United States sales manager, staff assistant to managing director and chief Executive officer, Civil Air Transport Company, Washington and Taipei, Republic of China, 1964-1970;staff assistant, Pacific Corporation, Washington, 1964-1970;managing director, chief Executive officer, Barbee Companies, Washington, since 1970;chief Executive officer, National Conference State Socs., Washington, since 1986;also Board of Governors, National Conference State Socs., Washington. Part-time lecturer business technical Prince Georges Community College, Largo, Maryland., 1977-1981. Chief transportation branch, special assistant to associate director administration, expert consultant ACTION, Washington, 1970-1972.

Management analyst VA, Washington, 1972-1982, deputy director emergency management staff, 1982-1984, manager national security and emergency preparedness programs Department Medical and Surgery, since 1984, past president VA Center Federal Credit Union.


  • Ordained to ministry Universal Life Church, 1976.


Chairman Mayor's Council on Senior Citizens' Affairs City of New Carrollton (Maryland), 1981-1984. Board directors Greater Washington Cherry Blossom Festival Committee, since 1986. President, chief executive officer Veterans Administration Central Office Federal Credit Union, Washington, 1976-1980.

Board directors Asian Pacific American Heritage Council, Inc., Washington, 1982-1983, Federal Guamanian Associates American, Inc., 1982-1983. President, chief. executive officer National Conference State Societies, Washington, 1986-1987. Served with United States Navy, 1955-1958.

Member American Society Public Administration, Metropolitan Area Credit Union Management Association, National Aeronautical Association, Association Military Surgeons United States, American Society Psychical Research, American Society Association Executives, California Society Psychical Study, Academy Political Sciences, Society for Philosophical Study of the Paranormal, National Emergency Management Association, National Emergency Management Coordinating Council, Aerobics International Research Society, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars (life), Guam Society of America, National Aeronautic Association, Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, National Association Uniformed Services Society Military Widows, Audubon Society, Navy League, Guam Society of America (board directors, past president), Federation Guamanian Associations American (board directors), Oceanic Society, National Geographic Society, American Running and Fitness Association, Smithsonian Associates, Sigma Chi, others. Clubs: Advertising Metropolitan Washington (education committee). Lodges: Rosicrucians.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Guamanian culture, scuba diving, underwater photography.


Married Elizabeth Ann Baumgardner, June 27, 1959. Children: William Henry III, Marta Elizabeth, Erica Barbee Gardner, Christian Michael.

William Henry Barbee,

Margaret Catherine (Coffman) Barbee,

Elizabeth Ann Baumgardner

William Henry III Barbee,

Marta Elizabeth Barbee,

Erica Barbee Gardner Barbee,

Christian Michael Barbee,