Mr. Barkett is a California-based real estate developer. Mr. Barkett practiced law from 94-2003 specializing in land use, affordable housing and government relations. He is currently the managing member of several LLC’s which developed and now own and manage commercial real estate in CA, Arizona and Hawaii. He is the managing member of Oliveto, LLC which farms and manages olive and walnut orchards in Linden, CA. He is the CEO of Trinity Solar and managing member of Affordable Energy Partners, LLC which built and still owns and manages solar systems throughout CA. He is a board member and has been for 17 years of the Downtown Stockton Alliance which is a property owner based 501c 3 organized to promote and restore downtown Stockton, he is a political consultant for Stockton East Water District and has held this position for 20 years. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degrees in Economics and Political Science from the University of California at Los Angeles, as well as a Juris Doctor degree from the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law.