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Barry Pennybaker


Partner, Healthcare Services Team Leader


Barry’s depth of experience in the healthcare industry extends to hospitals, life sciences start-ups, and acute and long-term care facilities. Previously, Barry was the Partner in Charge of the Health-Sciences Group at Ernst & Young’s Kentucky office, serving regional and national clients across the healthcare spectrum, including some of the largest providers in the country. In his 30-year career, he has served hospital clients representing over 50% of the licensed beds in the region.

Education and Certifications
  • Ohio University – Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Professional and Community Associations
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member, Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants (KyCPA)
  • Past Fellow and President of local chapter, Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)
  • Board of Directors, United Way of Louisville
  • Board of Directors, Louisville Science Center
  • Board of Directors, Health Enterprise Network
Awards and Recognition
  • Recognized by Business First as a “Partner in Healthcare” for being one of the most influential business leaders in Greater Louisville
  • Muncie Gold Medal Service Award, Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)