Kevin Barnes joined STA as controller in July of 2014 and was promoted to director of finance in January of 2016. He is responsible for the management oversight of the finance department including budgeting, payroll and financial reporting.
Prior to joining STA, Kevin was the director of finance and information systems at Indiana Organ Procurement Organization (IOPO) from 2006 to 2014. As the highest ranking financial leader in the organization, he helped lead revenue growth by more than 50 percent from 2006 to 2012. Net assets more than doubled in his tenure. Kevin led the negotiation and discounting of clinical bills which saved the organization more than $3,000,000 per year.
Kevin has more than 16 years of financial leadership experience in the organ procurement industry and is a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives where he has served on the board examination committee since 2014. He is also a member of the Organization of Transplant Professionals (NATCO).
Kevin earned a Bachelor of Science in biology from Purdue University, a Masters in Healthcare Administration from Indiana University, and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in accounting at the University of Texas at Dallas.