Ron Barker, SRWA, Land Services, Vectren Corporation a CenterPoint Energy Company being a natural gas and electric distribution company serving 8 states. Ron works within the Indiana and Ohio footprint of CenterPoint Energy service territories. Ron has over 40 years of experience in right of way profession. He has been an active member of the International Right of Way Association since 1979. Ron is actively involved in the International Right of Way Association as a member of Crossroads of America Indiana Chapter 10. He has served in all chapter leadership positions and has held numerous chapter committee positions. Ron has served Region 5 as Regional Secretary, Vice Chair and Chair. He has also served as Vice Chair and Chair of the International Nominations and Election Committee. Ron currently serves and is a long-time member of the IRWA Pipeline Committee. He also played a pivotal role as a core member of the 2009 – 55th International Education Conference in Indianapolis.