Roosevelt Barfield

roosevelt_barfieldPROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Experienced executive, retired as an Army Brigadier General with an impeccable 32 year record of success in delivering customer-focused leadership, strategic planning, personnel management and sustainable results in operating efficiency and performance.  Recognized as a consultative executive leader with conflict-resolution, consensus building, and corporate managerial skills. Demonstrated results-oriented track record of serving as a trusted advisor/consultant and an expert team-builder to mid-level managers and employees.

Recognized subject matter expert at organizational management, supervision of diverse & disparate organizations.  Technically savvy innovator who uses deliberate and thorough analytical skills that lead to success in failed, failing organizations, and newly formed organizations.


  • Executive Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Fundraising and Grant Proposal Writing
  • Legislative Relations
  • Operations Management
  • Organization Building
  • Homeland Security
  • Forecasting/Budgeting
  • Training Development


  • B.A., History & Human Development, University of Kansas
  • M.S., Administration, Management (Magna-Cum Laude), Central Michigan University
  • Doctorate in Business Administration, Walden University, Projected completion December 2014