Michael E. Barnes
Michael Barnes is a lifelong resident of Washington County. He Attended the University of MD College Park and California College of Health Studies, and is a Certified Respiratory therapist with an Associate Degree.
Michael has previously worked at the Washington County Hospital as a Respiratory therapist, Shady Grove Adventist hospital where he worked at their neonatal intensive care unit Pediatric intensive care unit.
In 1999 Michael started as an Insurance Broker in the Senior Market (Medicare Market) as an independent contractor. Licensed in MD, Pa, WV, VA& NJ and also past member of Certified Senior Advisors.
Michael’s previous Volunteer activities include:
EMT/ fire fighter, President of the Washington County Chapter of the American Cancer Society, Board member of the Hagerstown Elks Lodge number 378, Board member Washington County food Bank, member and chairman of the Hagerstown Washington County Chamber of Commerce they serve on the ambassador and membership committee, President of Tall Cedars of Lebanon. He is a 17 year member of the Washington county community Free Clinic currently serving as president of the Board of Directors. Currently Michael is a Master Mason with Medairy Lodge number 140 AF&AM. Michael is also a member of Ali Ghan Shrine and member of Sayara Unit. ( little red cars)
But most know Michael as a Former Candidate for Mayor of Hagerstown MD and former Vice President of the Washington County Republican Club.