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Michael Gordon Barker

Michael Gordon Barker, American social studies educator, county official. Certified teacher New York, 1988. Recipient Teacher Recognition award, Parent Advisory for Special Education, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001; fellow, Knight Foundation, 1999; grantee, New York State Department Education, 1993.


  • Barker, Michael Gordon was born on May 15, 1963 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Robert William and Mary Sheila Barker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, St. John Fisher College, 1985. Master of Science, Nazareth College, 1991.


    • Social studies teacher Newark Central School District, Newark, 1988—1991, Fairport Central School District, Fairport, since 1991. Wrestling coach Fairport Central School District, since 1988. Advisory committee member Fairport Village Partnership, Fairport, since 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher New York, 1988.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Trustee Village of Fairport, Fairport, 1992—2000. Deleg. We. Erie Canal Heritage Corridor Commission, Monroa County, since 2001. Committeeman Monroe County Republican Committee, Monroe County, since 1989.

    Town council Town of Perinton, Perinton, since 2000. Member of New York State Association Towns, National Wrestling Coaches Association, National Council Social Studies.


    • Married Jody Suzanne Brockmyre, September 21, 1985. Children: Amanda Marie, David Michael, Margaret Mary, Kathleen Maura.
    • father: Robert William
    • mother: Mary Sheila Barker
    • spouse: Jody Suzanne Brockmyre
    • children: Amanda Marie Barker
    • David Michael Barker
    • Margaret Mary Barker
    • Kathleen Maura Barker
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    Born March 15, 1963
    (age 53)
    • 1985
      St. John Fisher College
    • 1991
      Nazareth College
    • 1988 - 1991
      Social studies teacher, Newark Central School District
      Newark, Ohio, United States
    • 1991
      Social studies teacher, Newark Central School District
      Fairport, New York, United States