Dennis BarronDennis L. “Denny” Barron joined 4-H when he was 10 and has been active with 4-H ever since. He has served as a volunteer on the county, tri-county and state level. On the county level he is currently the treasurer of the Jefferson County 4-H Foundation and is active in the 4-H Leaders’ Association. On the tri-county level, Denny is on the Camp Frame Board of Directors. On the state level he has served as the Medicine Man and Chief of the West Virginia 4-H All- Stars; as president of the West Virginia 4-H Club Foundation; and as chairperson of the 4-H Funds Advisory Committee.
Denny is a native of Shepherdstown and a graduate of Shepherdstown High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Shepherd College. He began a career in banking in 1973 when he joined Jefferson Security Bank. He currently serves Jefferson Security as Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer.
His volunteer service doesn’t end with 4-H and Extension. Denny is treasurer of the Shepherdstown Volunteer Fire Department and he also serves on the Board of Directors of the Shepherd University Alumni Association. He attends the Christ Reformed United Church of Christ.