Anne Barry, JD, MPH

Senior Lecturer, Division of Health Policy and Management

Anne Barry

Contact Info

JD, Mitchell Hamline School of Law

MPH, Public Health Administration and Policy, University of Minnesota

BA, Occupational Therapy, St. Catherine University


I have more than three decades in top management positions within state government, working in health, human services and finance in the administrations of four Minnesota governors. I worked for 10 years at the Minnesota Department of Human Services, serving most recently as assistant commissioner and deputy commissioner. I also served as Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health from 1995 to 1999.


Teaching Areas

I teach courses in the Public Health Administration and Policy Program at the School of Public Health.