Family Business Advisor
Michael Barley founded Barley Advisors in 2006 with one goal: To work collaboratively with executives and entrepreneurs to dramatically improve the performance of their teams and their organizations. He is an Executive Coach, Family Business Advisor, and an Executive Advisor.
Michael Barley has advised executives and entrepreneurs for over 15 years, bringing a pragmatic, unbiased approach to identifying issues and offering individualized solutions. He has broad experience working with for-profit businesses and large multi-generational family organizations.
His clients have included entrepreneurs, owners and executives in private and publicly held businesses.
Mike is experienced, relatable and effective. He focuses on people and process to quickly identify issues, recommend solutions and manage implementation. He understands that many executives and entrepreneurs are overextended and struggling with performance and communication. He helps them identify those issues and learn how to address them.
Mike is a lifelong resident of Central PA and has served in a leadership role on the Board of Directors of Wellspan Health, and he has served his community continuously for the past 30 years.
His background includes working in his family’s multigenerational business, owning and selling a successful business and consulting across many industries, including construction, manufacturing, distribution, solid waste and recycling, and professional services .