Former science museum exec gets Fountain Hills 3BD

Medium c3b5f85ac61f3c7ed4ead12d0ef58886 Joel and Susan Barker bought a three-bedroom, two-bath condo at 14927 E. Desert Willow Dr. in Fountain Hills from Christie and Keith Gastineau for $399,500 on Oct. 1.

The 1,871-square-foot Unit #6 is part of the La Loma at Eagle Mountain development, which was built in 2000 in the Eagle Mountain neighborhood.

Mr. Barker is a futurist who popularized the concept of paradigm shifts for the corporate world. Previously, he served as the director of future studies department of the Science Museum of Minnesota.

He received his doctorate degree in visionary leadership from St. Mary's University. He received his B.S. degree from the University of Minnesota.

According to, there have been 158 sales in Fountain Hills during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $185,000.

Address: 14927 East Desert Willow Drive, Unit: 6
Buyer(s): Joel A Barker and Susan K Barker
Seller(s): Christie A Gastineau and Keith R Gastineau
Sale date: Oct. 1, 2009