Barron grew up in Baltimore, Maryland. In 1994, he graduated from Tulane University in New Orleans, with a Bachelors and a Masters in Architecture. Immediately after graduating, he moved to Sarasota, Florida where he has lived and worked since. In 2004, Barron created The Schimberg Group, originally an owner representative/construction management company, and it quickly grew into a successful architecture and interior design firm. Barron is married to his best friend, Patty Schimberg, and has two wonderful sons, Sy and Hugh. In his spare time, Barron plays competitive tennis and is committed to his Miracle League team, the Orioles. Barron is a member of the AIA, NCARB and the Florida Green Building Council.