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VERTEX Technical Director of Healthcare Services, Archie Barrett, jr.

US: 888.298.5162

Global: +1.781.952.6000


Washington D.C.

Archie Barrett, Jr. CMC

Technical Director, Healthcare Services

Archie Barrett founded Compliance Environmental International (CEI) in 1993. Building upon his vast experiences gained from service in the United States Coast Guard, a health physics technician in the nuclear power industry and as an environmental consultant in private industry. Mr. Barrett established CEI to serve as a superior consulting firm that specialized in providing industrial hygiene and environmental consulting/engineering services to healthcare facilities. In 2019 The Vertex Companies, LLC acquired CEI.

As Technical Director of Healthcare Services at VERTEX, Mr. Barrett provides technical guidance and management of Healthcare Industrial Hygiene staff, trains and mentors Healthcare Industrial Hygiene staff and performs business development with a focus within the Healthcare market. He is an active member in the Environmental Information Association, and a current Certification Board member for the American Council for Accredited Certification. Mr. Barrett is a Council Certified Indoor Environmental Consultant, a Council Certified Microbial Consultant, and a Council Certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor. He has over 30 years of experience in the environmental health and safety field.

Education & Certification

United States Coast Guard Machinery Technician School
Advanced Engineering, USCG Engineering School
Emergency Medical Technician Naval Regional Medical Center
ASHE Healthcare Construction Certificate