Dr. Ron A. Barker is a retired optometrist from Mishawaka, Indiana. He is a past president of the local optometry society and the Mishawaka Lion's Club. As well, he has served on several local boards, including the Visiting Nurse Association, The Salvation Army, and the Elnora Stickley Music Scholarship Foundation. He remains an active Adult Leader for the Boy Scouts of America. Dr. Barker is married and has two grown sons.