10:00 AM - 11:00 AM IF "I ONLY HAD A JOB.," Arundelton Consulting was established in January of 2006 by Richard Barnard following his retirement as Senior Vice President of Melwood Corporation after a 37 year career.
is a non-profit Community Rehabilitation Program
serving individuals with developmental disabilities.
From the beginning, Melwood
had the basic philosophy that in order to provide the best and most advanced rehabilitative services it had to operate as a business.
To that extent Mr. Barnard
planned and implemented a very aggressive business model that took the company from a single revenue source in the early sixties to a $70M corporation with multiple revenues streams serving over 2000 individuals.
has been working on behalf of the non-profit community his
entire career with special emphases on education and training, business planning and development, Social Entrepreneurship (alternative revenue streams), fund development and federal contracting.
knowledge of the nonprofit community along with years in business development and operations he
assists non-profits in realizing future sustainability by increasing unrestrictive revenues through business ventures.
RICHARD BARNARD is on the Board of Directors of Hope House, as treasurer, an alcohol and drug addiction recovery program in