Christopher Barker, Parish Administrator
Chris comes to Grace Church following varied careers as a small business owner, professional writer, yacht captain and anthropologist. He resides with his family in Portsmouth, RI.
Chris has traveled extensively and lived abroad, is fluent in Spanish, and worked with tribal communities in the Amazon rainforest and elsewhere. He is a sailor, vocal performer (1st Tenor), and fitness instructor. He is also an avid lay genealogist, curating one of the most extensive historical family archives known to exist in the Armenian diaspora.