Chris Barker

Development Director

Chris is a twelfth-generation Newporter who grew up biking these streets and riding to school. He brings varied experiences to his role at Bike Newport, including as local business owner, wedding venue coordinator, financial analyst, fundraiser, yacht captain, and anthropologist. He lives in Portsmouth, where his family enjoys biking together. "I am thrilled to join this team of dedicated bike educators and advocates, and I am inspired by the healthy and inclusive bike culture they are building each day."