Craig Butler

Barry Richter

Barry Richter

President/Business Consultant/Principal/Board of Directors

Barry joined Hausmann-Johnson Insurance in 2010 and was later named President in 2014. During his time as President, the agency has been named on the lists of 10 Best Workplaces in Insurance (2015), 50 Best Workplaces for Giving Back (2016), and Best Small Workplaces (2016, 2017, and 2018) by Fortune. Prior to joining Hausmann-Johnson Insurance, Barry gained insurance industry experience as a commercial agent after concluding a long career playing professional hockey.

Barry is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Madison School of Business, and holds a BBA in Marketing. He played hockey for the Badgers during that time, went on to represent Team USA in the 1994 Olympic Games, and played professionally for 15 years.  He is a co-chair of the American Family Children’s Hospital advisory board and serves as a trustee on the Conserve School board. Additionally, he and his father run a golf outing each year for Easter Seals and have raised over $1,000,000 for the children at Camp Wawbeek.

Barry enjoys fishing, golfing and going up north with his family. He and his wife Kim have 4 children and reside in Verona, WI.