Degrees and Certifications:
Entering his 14th year as a teacher, Mr. Barrier serves Welch as an Inclusion Support teacher serving our special education population. This is Mr. Barrier's third year at Welch, previously he taught at Baytown Lee, Deer Park, Manvel, and Onalaska High Schools. In addition to serving those schools as a special education teacher, Mr. Barrier also served as head boy's basketball coach. Mr. Barrier holds a Bachelors of Arts in History from Stephen F. Austin State University, where he maintained a 3.5 GPA, and a Masters in Education from Houston Baptist University, where he maintained a 3.9 GPA. Mr. Barrier is the proud father of two little women, Bree, who is 9 and in the 4th grade, and Adilyn, who is 5 and in kindergarten.