Title: Retired U.S. Navy Master Chief, Nuclear Services Manager
Company: Mission Support & Test Services, LLC (MSTS)
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Career History: Retired, Nuclear Services Manager, Weapons Testing Site, With, Mission Support & Test Services, LLC (MSTS), North Las Vegas, NV, (2007-2021); Manager, Nuclear Weapons, Pantex Plant (after the Navy-2000); Co-Pastor, Preacher/Teacher, The Gospel of Christ, The Potter’s Place Church (ministry team Pastors T & T) NV, (-Present)
Ernest Barringer, Co-Pastor, Preacher and Teacher at The Gospel of Christ, The Potter’s Place Church, has been recognized as a Marquis Emerging Leader for their contributions and achievements in the field of religious and military service.
Mr. Barringer’s career was greatly influenced by his service in the U.S. Navy. He enlisted in the service when he was 18 years old and worked as a missile technician, launching nuclear weapons and also on top secret operations. After completing his service in 2021, he worked as a Manager of Nuclear Weapons at Pantex Plant. Presently, Mr. Barringer finds meaning in his work as a Co-Pastor, Preacher and Teacher at the Gospel of Christ, The Potter’s Place Church in Nevada. He runs the church with his wife, Toni, who is a pastor at the institution.
Mr. Barringer considers one of his greatest qualities that has aided in his success to being a ‘people person.’ He strongly believes that people are the most important asset, which is why he wanted to ensure he was always compliant, ensuring the safety of people and the environment, while meeting all requirements. He was licensed and ordained by Bishop Michael Barringer of The Greater Love Church in Dayton, Ohio. Throughout his career, he has received awards for his work as a nuclear services manager. Mr. Barringer has also been recognized with Navy Achievement Medals, and Two Presidential Awards in Test, Implementation, Evaluations, Readiness to Perform Work from Pantex.