City Manager


Courtney H. Barker, AICP 
Courtney H. Barker was appointed City Manager for Satellite Beach in April 2013.  As a longtime resident of Satellite Beach, she has been involved with several groups such as Satellite Beach United Methodist as the Chair for the Finance Committee.  She has also volunteered her time for the Planning & Zoning Board for the City of Satellite Beach, the Florida Redevelopment Association Board, and as Treasurer for the Atlantic Coast Section of Florida American Planning Association.

Courtney earned a Master of Science in Planning from Florida State University and her Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from University of Florida.  She is an active member on the boards of Capital Outlay Committee for Brevard County School District, the Beach Committee for Tourism and Development Council, Technical Advisory Committee, Space Coast League of Cities, Space Coast Public Managers Association, and Florida Redevelopment Association.

Courtney is a member of many professional associations such as the American Planning Association, American Institute of Certified Planners, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Leadership Brevard, and the Florida Redevelopment Association.

Courtney is married to Sam Barker and has three children.