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About Kevin

Kevin Barnhardt is a lifelong Berks County resident. Along with his wife of 32 years, Pamela, their family includes son, Christopher, and two grandsons, Bryner and Adyson.

Kevin has thirty years of private industry management experience in sales, marketing, purchasing, and business development. 

His thirty-one years of government experience includes West Reading Borough Council, West Reading Mayor, and seven years as County Commissioner.

Kevin is an Honorary 33rd Degree Scottish Rite Mason, Second Lieutenant Commander of the Scottish Rite Consistory, member of the Valley of Reading Scottish Rite Trust Committee, Past Master of Reading Lodge of Perfection, and Past Master of Saint John's Lodge No. 435 Free and Accepted Masons.

Kevin serves in his capacity as Commissioner on various boards including:

County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania: Board of Directors, Chair of the Courts and Corrections Committee, Unemployment Compensation Trust and Resolutions Committee

Vice-Chair of the Board of Commissioners

Chair of the Berks County Prison Board

Chair of the Criminal Justice Advisory Board Steering Committee and member of the General Membership

MH/DD Advisory Board Member

Chair of the BARTA Board

President of the Albright College Center for Excellence in Local Government

Crime Alert Board of Directors

Penn State Advisory Board Member

Reading Area Transportation Study Committee Member

Reading Public Museum Board of Directors

Berks Arts Council Board of Directors

Greater Reading Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors

Greater Reading Economic Partnership Board Member

Reading Main Street Design Committee

Meals on Wheels and Shopping Volunteer