In 2016, James Barry began his career in the National Park Service at the New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park. As an Interpretive Park Ranger, he led musical performances and historical presentations. James was also in charge of social media and fulfilled the role of webmaster for the park. Prior to that, James toured extensively throughout the country and the globe as a saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist. James is a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps. Now, James joins the NCPTT as a Visual Information Specialist. He joins a talented team to enhance web and print media. James holds Master’s Degrees from the University of Miami and the University of Denver. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from SUNY Purchase.