Timothy Barnes, Assistant Director for Safety and Security
Tim came to DES from the Chester County Sheriff’s Office to be the first Assistant Director for Safety and Security for the Department of Emergency Services. As Assistant Director for Safety and Security, he will ensure the security, safety and well-being of County employees and visitors of County buildings.
He is originally from Rocky Mount, NC and is a Highly Decorated Combat Veteran from the Marine Corps. While in the Marine Corps, Tim was a Communications Chief, Recruiter, Undercover Black Market Agent and Customers Inspector with the Military Police.
Tim has a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services from Lincoln University and is in the process of obtaining his Master’s Degree in Social Work also from Lincoln University.