Richard Barker, Jr.

Financial Services
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Phone: 850-435-1830
Richard Barker

As chief financial officer, Richard Barker, Jr. has oversight responsibility for the city's Financial Services Department. He also serves as plan administrator for the city's three defined benefit plans.

Dick, a Pensacola native, has a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of West Florida. He has worked for the city since 1980, becoming director of finance in 1998.

He is an active member of the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), the Florida GFOA, the Panhandle GFOA Chapter, and the Association of Governmental Accountants (AGA), and was awarded the certified government finance manager designation by the AGA in 1995. 

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