Chief Executive Officer
National Council of the United States
David Barringer is chief executive officer of the National Council of the U.S. Society of St. Vincent de Paul. He supports 150,000 U.S. Society members in 4,000 parish-based conferences to grow in spirituality, serve the poor and help people out of poverty.
Dave has more than 30 years in leadership roles for both nonprofit and for-profit organizations that include operational, development, public policy, fundraising, retail and marketing skills. Prior to joining the Society of St. Vincent de Paul in 2013, he served as Executive Director of the COPD Foundation, a national healthcare nonprofit, and Senior Vice President for Goodwill Industries International, a $4 billion membership organization of nearly 200 agencies.
Dave has a Journalism/Public Relations degree and a Masters’ degree in marketing administration, both from the University of Maryland.