Spencer barker

President of The Licking County Courthouse Lighting Committee, Inc.

Born and raised in the community, Spencer can be seen working on all types of projects around Licking County with a diverse group of clients. Spencer graduated from Granville High School, The Ohio State University and then went on to The Ohio Auction School becoming a State of Ohio Licensed Auctioneer and then became a licensed Real Estate Agent.

He follows in his late-father’s (John C. “Jay” Barker) footsteps and sits on the Licking County Courthouse Lighting Committee Board of Directors and is currently President of the Board. He is also a member and current President-Elect of the Newark-Heath Rotary Club, attends Second Presbyterian Church in Downtown Newark and sits on the governing board of the church, a board member of The LICCO Supporting Foundation, and a member the Licking County Republican Party Executive Committee. Spencer is also an active member of the Young Leaders of Licking County.

Spencer co-owns a local marketing agency, Elite Marketing, specializing in brand development, logo design, sales and marketing collateral and social media management. Since 2009 he has owned a Video Production company based out of Granville, iSAB Video, the exclusive videographer for Patty’s Dance Center, LTD. Spencer also is a Community Manager for NEWORK Space in Downtown Newark, a co-working space.

Previously he held positions at Apple Tree Auction Center, Central Ohio Geriatrics, Paumier Medical Management Group, Apple Inc. and The Works: Ohio Center for History, Art & Technology.

Spencer can be contacted at (740) 877-1770 or sbarker@shaicommercial.com

Photography By: Nathan Arnold, Juliet Connolly, and John Rossignol