Ben Barr, Treasurer
Ben Barr was born and raised in Redding, California. He moved to the Bay Area in 1988 to pursue a degree in vocal performance from San Francisco State University. A professional singer since 1992, Ben has sung with numerous opera companies and choral institutions throughout the greater Bay Area. For the past 10 years, his primary focus has been singing with Volti, a professional chamber-sized choir that brings new music to life, and he has been part of many exciting premieres of music written by some of the most exciting choral composers working today. In 2003, Ben founded B-Squared Consulting, a firm that provides IT support and managed services to over 130 companies in the Bay Area. Ben is married with three children. Two of his kids have been a part of the PEBCC community for years; Cat (2018) and Lizzie (2024).