A truly distinguished gentleman, Joe Barker is most known for his visionary role in revitalizing Nashville by developing the Gulch from abandoned rail yard to the trendiest neighborhood in town.
He is honored with awards for innovation in land use and design, design excellence, contribution to the community, reflection of the regional or neighborhood character, public/private partnership, environmental sensitivity and financial viability.
He is also an avid world traveller and award-winning photographer who has authored several photo books documenting his adventures.
VANDERBILT LAW SCHOOL
U.S. MARINE CORPS LAW
ATTORNEY AT LAW
REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT
NASHVILLE OPERA BOARD