|Melvin E. Barnette & Associates, Inc. is a
South Carolina-based management consulting firm specializing in higher education
consulting. This firm through its Owner, President and Principal Consultant, Melvin E.
Barnette, brings many years of experience in hands-on management with a public research
university; management consulting with strength in higher education administrative,
business and financial operations studies; the structuring of upper-level management
organizations; state government operations; legislative liaison; personnel evaluation;
management training; and other knowledge of, and relationships with, states governmental
agencies. The firm brings extensive management and supervisory experience in the public
sector, the military and the private sector. Personnel to be used on consulting
assignments are recognized higher education management professionals with: extensive
knowledge of, and experience in, higher education administrative, business and financial
operations; extensive knowledge of, and experience with, states systems of higher
education (Boards of Regents, Higher Education Coordinating Boards, etc.); and extensive
knowledge of, and experience relating to, states governments and their executive and
legislative organizations, including state appropriating, budgeting, accounting and
These professionals have the ability to incorporate
this knowledge, background and training with a dynamic system to accomplish goals and
objectives; the analytical skills to assess the consequences of alternate solutions to
problems; and the imagination and logic necessary to aid in the selection of appropriate
alternatives. Not only can the personnel of this firm find and present solutions to
problems, but they can help insure their success.
Melvin E. Barnette & Associates, Inc.
is a statutory closely-held corporation
(State of South Carolina), wholly owned
by Melvin E. Barnette who employs additional
principals, associates and other staff to
accomplish contractual commitments. The
firms headquarters is at 805 Hopkins
Avenue, Pendleton, South Carolina 29670.