Posted on Sep 25, 2017

Ricky W. Barker, AICP

The Rotary Club of Ashburn, VA is pleased to welcome Ricky Barker is the Planning and Zoning Director for Loudoun County, VA as this week's guest speaker.  With a Masters in Urban Planning from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and nearly 30 years of diverse planning experience in Tennessee, North Carolina and Virginia, Ricky has been a National Planning Association conference speaker on transportation planning, building and site design standards, and mixed use development.   Before joining the staff at Loudoun, Ricky spent over 20 years as the Associate Planning Director for the Town of Cary (located adjacent to Raleigh North Carolina) where he assisted the town council to shape, direct, and managed growth and development through innovative planning and regulations.  Ricky lives with his son, Trevor, and his wife, Deanna, in Ashburn, Virginia.