THE 62nd ANNUAL MEMORIAL CELEBRATION
Sunday, September 3, 2023
Thank You for Your Support
Phi Nu Chapter of the
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
& the Omega Uplift Foundation
Colonel Marshall N. Carter,
USMCR, USMA Class of 1962
Kelly Kimbrough &
The Albany Housing Authority
CSM Saeed Mustafa
Honorable William Greene
Major General (Retired) Barrye L. Price is a decorated officer of the U.S. Army who has served around the world, an educator, and a leader in the anti-drug effort. He is President and CEO of Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA), a nonprofit organization that is committed to creating safe, healthy, and drug-free communities globally.
A Distinguished Military Graduate of the University of Houston's College of Business Administration Price earned a Master of Arts Degree in History from Texas A&M University and was the first African American to obtain a doctorate from the Department of History in the 136-year history of Texas A&M University. He also earned a Master of Science Degree in National Security Strategy from the National Defense University.
Major General Price's previous assignments include: Executive Officer of the 5th Personnel Services Company, Commander of the 5th Replacement Company, Chief of Personnel/Adjutant General Plans and Operations for the 5th Infantry Division, Fort Polk, La.; Regimental Adjutant for the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment in both Doha, Kuwait, and Fulda, Germany; Assistant Professor of Military History at the United States Military Academy, West Point, N.Y.; S3, 3rd Personnel Group, Assistant Chief of Staff, G1, 13th Corps Support Command, Fort Hood, Texas; White House Fellow and Special Assistant to the Director, U.S. Office of Personnel Management, Washington, D.C.; Battalion Commander, 4th Personnel Services Battalion, Fort Carson, Colo.; Executive Officer and Military Assistant to the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Manpower and Reserve Affairs (Human Resources) Pentagon, Washington, D.C.; Deputy Assistant Chief of Staff, G1, Army
Materiel Command, Fort Belvoir, Va.; Commander, Eastern Sector, United States Military Entrance Processing Command; Director, J1, United Forces-Iraq; the Deputy Commanding General of the United States Army Cadet Command at Fort Knox, KY, the Director of Human Resources Policy Directorate, Army G1 Pentagon, Washington, D.C. and his final active duty assignment was as Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1 Army Forces Command in Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
Major General Price served on the President and First Lady's Task Force on Raising Responsible and Resourceful Teenagers in 2000; served on President Clinton's Mississippi Delta Task Force and he is the author of the 2001 volume: Against All Enemies Foreign and Domestic: A Study of Urban Unrest and Federal Intervention Within the United States.
Major General Price received many personal honors during his Army career including the Army Distinguished Service Medal, the Defense Superior Service Medal, two Legions of Merit, and the Bronze Star Medal. He is also entitled to wear the Army Staff Badge and the Airborne and Air Assault Badges.
Major General Price has been leading CADCA since 2016.