Indiana Lieutenant Governor-elect Suzanne Crouch has selected Tracy Barnes to serve as chief of staff. He currently serves as deputy auditor of operations in the Auditor of State’s office. Barnes also previously served as director of information systems in the auditor’s office before being promoted to his current position in October. He is also the former president and CEO of Indianapolis-based consulting firm ENTAP Inc. Barnes earned his bachelor’s degree in computer science from Butler University and was recently appointed by Governor Mike Pence to serve on the Indiana Executive Council on Cybersecurity. He also serves on the board of directors for Indianapolis-based NXG Youth Motorsports Inc.