Coach Barnes is available to be a clinic speaker on a number of topics. Over 25 years coaching at the NCAA level Coach Barnes has served as an offensive coordinator, defensive coordinator and special terms coordinator at various times. His units and individuals within those units have set school single game and season records in a number of categories. In addition, as both an offensive and defensive coordinator his group has been nationally ranked on multiple occasions. He is well qualified to share worthwhile thought in every phase of the game.
In addition, as a head coach at the collegiate level for 16 years and with 116 wins to his credit he is qualified to speak on organizational and administrative matters in establishing a program.
Coach Barnes has also lead American teams, both collegiate and high school select, into competition in Italy, Austria, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Ireland, France and Mexico. In January of 2015 Coach Barnes served as the head football coach for IFAF’s (International Federation of American Football) U19 World Development Team that nearly defeated a US HS Select team in AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
After serving as a clinic speaker and instructor in countries such as England, France, Denmark, Sweden and Nigeria he is well qualified to talk about how the game of American football is expanding and can be improved upon at the national level.