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RULE 26(a)(2). DISCLOSURE OF EXPERT TESTIMONY

Dr. George R. Harker


?Last update- July 2004
                       Dr. George R. Harker
                          P.O. Box 1137
                         Kihei, HI 96753
                           808-250-4160

                        www.drleisure.com
                 e-mail: drleisure@drleisure.com
                       drleisure1@aol.com
 
 

          RULE 26(a)(2). DISCLOSURE OF EXPERT TESTIMONY

The qualifications of the expert and all publications authored by the expert in the past 10 years;
the expert's compensation for his review and testimony; and a list of all other cases in which the
expert has testified at trial or at deposition in the past 4 years.
 

                         QUALIFICATIONS:
EDUCATION

Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, Doctor of Philosophy, August 1974,
dissertation topic The Delineation of Flood Plains Using Automatically Processed Multispectral
Data. Major: Recreation and Resources Development.

Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, Master of Science in Agriculture, August 1968,
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, March 1966.

Fenn College, Cleveland, Ohio, September 1961 - March 1963.
 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Dr. Leisure is the registered trademark of Dr. George R. Harker. Under this trademark Dr.
Harker operates a publishing business established in 1992. He also promotes Dr. Leisure as the
mark of an internationally known philosopher and author.

George R. Harker & Associates, 1970-present, consultant in tourism, outdoor recreation and
environmental management.

Department of Education, State of Hawaii, May 1998-2003
    Substitute Teacher, Have worked virtually every day at some eight different facilities on
Maui as a substitute teacher. Work with Special Education students quite frequently, usually at
Maui High School, Lahaina Intermediate School, and Lokaloni Intermedate.

Western Illinois University, Macomb, Illinois, 1970-1991.
    Associate Professor, Department of Recreation, Park and Tourism Administration, 1977 -
1991.
    Assistant Professor, Department of Recreation and Park Administration, September 1970
- 1977.
    Over the years principle duties have involved teaching a variety of recreation-related
undergraduate students, graduate committee work, as well as consultation and research in many
areas related to recreation and resources management.
    Some of the courses taught have included, but are not limited to: Philosophy of Leisure,
Perspectives in Outdoor Recreation, Concepts of Leisure, Tourism, Commercial Recreation,
Grant Writing Workshop, Interpretation of Cultural and Environmental Resources, and
Landscape Design and Maintenance

Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas.
    Geoscience Research Coordinator: June 1, 1969-September 1, 1970.
    Research Assistant:  Department of Recreation and Parks, September 1, 1968-May 31,
1969.

Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.
    Photographer Core Biology program, June 1968-August 31, 1968.
    Teaching Assistant September 1967-June 1968.
    Laboratory Technician October 1966 - September 1967.

National Park Service, Glacier Bay National Monument, Gustavus, Alaska.
    Ranger-Naturalist, July 5, 1966-September 3, 1966.

Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.
    Technician, October 1965-June 1966; October 1964-June 1965.

Cleveland Metropolitan Park District, Cleveland, Ohio.
    Naturalist, Rocky River Trailside Museum, summers 1963-1965.
 

               PUBLICATIONS AUTHORED BY THE EXPERT:

COMMERCIAL WEB SITE: DrLeisure.com

    Dr. Harker is the principal author of content on his commercial web site: drleisure.com.
Harker writes on a variety of topics on this site ranging including issues such as public nudity and
clothing optional beaches and parks.

INTERNET PUBLICATIONS (Index page of DrLeisure.com articles by Dr. George R. Harker)

    *Dr. George R. Harker's classic Creation and Management Guide to public clothing optional
beaches and parks available as eBook. Originally published by the American Sunbathing
Association in 1990.  The document had a profound impact on nude beach management in North
America. For more information click the title.
    * Obituary of Richard McKeon Young  1960-2004. Richard died in the surf off of Little Beach
on January 13, 2004. (Detailed account in preparation.)
    * Carl J. Welland  ( February 27, 1946 -- December 12, 2003)  (Obituary.)  For information on
Carl's book, Some Call Me Oji (Others Call Me Crazy) click on the title.
    * Know Nudity 2004 - Information on Nude Beaches and Recreation
    * Message Board The place to post your favorite nude beach and how to get there or any
questions about nude beaches for Dr. Leisure or the nudist/naturist community.
    * Terroristic Threatening as Park Management Tool for Little Beach, Makena State Park, Maui
    * Warning to Tourist to Maui regarding bizarre interpretation of drug law.
    * Directory of Information on DLNR/DEA raid of Little Beach on March 13, 2004
    * A Ceremony of Remembrance - Paul Penhallow
    * September 11, 2001 Remembered at Little Beach
    * Directory of information regarding hassle at Little Beach in 2002
    * How to Photograph a Nude Wedding for National TV in Hawaii
    * Is it Legal to be Nude on a Nude Beach in Hawaii?
    * The Cost to the Big Island of Closing the Nude Beach at Kaloko-Honokohau
    * Where's the Nude Beach?
    * Photography and Computers at the Nude Beach
    * Dr. Leisure's Top Ten Nude Beaches (clothing optional) for 2004 North America
    * Top Ten International Nude Beaches
    * Internet Guides and Book Guides to beaches in the USA and Canada
    * Internet Guides and Book Guides to beaches in Europe and other overseas locations
    * Links to an assortment of Internet sites dealing with nudist and naturist
    * Six Great Hot Springs and Guides to Others
    * Hawaii, Hawaii, Nude Beach to Avoid
    * Latest Kaloko-Honokohau Beach
    * Nude Cruise Schedule Maui
    * Nude Beaches and Nude Recreation
    * Nudity and Sex
    * Community: The Nudist Resort
    * Nude Weddings Maui
    * Nude Resorts
    * Getting Started Nude (suggestions)
    * Getting Started Pagan

Some of the articles above with a different format on presentation of bibliographic entry.

    Harker, George R., Terroristic Threatening as Park Management Tool
http://www.drleisure.com/DrugBust2004.html March 2004

    Harker, George R., Creation and Management Guide to public clothing optional beaches
and parks. www.drleisure.com/ManagementGuide.html ebook version of 1990 publication.

    Harker, George R., What is the Value of A Nude Beach?, Examines the cost to the state
of Hawaii in lost tourism revenue associated with the closing of Kaloko-Honokohau beach to
clothing optional usage. www.drleisure.com/ValueNudeBeach.html   1999.

    , Is It Legal to be Nude on a Nude Beach in Hawaii?, Looks at the significance of the
Hawaii Supreme Court ruling overturning the conviction of four nude sunbathers on Oahu from
October of 1998. www.drleisure.com/SupremeHawaii.html     October 2000

    , How to Photograph a Nude Wedding for National TV in Hawaii, Examines the permits
and procedures necessary to photograph a nude wedding on a public beach in Hawaii.
www.drleisure.com/nudephotowed.html        November 2000
 
 

PUBLICATIONS (last ten years)

    Harker, George R.,The Intelligent Decision: How We Think! ISBN 09638802-3-3, Dr.
Leisure 1998, 120 pages.
    ..., The Mostly True life Adventures of Dr. Leisure Vol. II ISBN 1-887471-08-1, Dr.
Leisure 1998, 345 pages.
    ..., wrote the Preface by the Publisher to the book: Battlefield of Life, by Raymond A.
Yeatts, Dr. Leisure 1997. 64 pages.
    ..., wrote the Introduction  to the book: Recreational Nudity and the Law, by Gordon Gill,
Dr. Leisure 1995. 198 pages.
    ..., The Mammoth Incident, Dr. Leisure 1995. 193 pages.

PUBLICATIONS (prior to 1994)

    Harker, George R, wrote the Forward to the book: When A Hyena Laughs, by Abdi
Sheik-Abdi, Dr. Leisure 1994. 286 pages.
    ..., He Wouldn't Drink The Hemlock: The Firing of Dr. Leisure, Dr. Leisure 1993. 462
pages.
    ..., Creation and Management Guide to Public Clothing Optional Beaches and Parks,
The American Sunbathing Association 1990. 42 pages.
    ..., Paradox in Paradise, Clothed with the Sun, pages,  Summer 1988.
    ..., Nude Bathing, No Controversy; Parks and Recreation, pages 58-61, August 1987.
       ..., Editor: Shade Tree Leaves;  Newsletter of the Midwestern Chapter, International
Society of Arboriculture; September 1980 to 1986.
    Harker, George R., Editor: Proceedings Midwestern Chapter International Society of
Arboriculture, Volume 37, St Louis, Missouri, 1982.
    ...Editor; Proceedings Midwestern Chapter, ISA, Volume 36, Rosemont, Illinois 1981.
    ...Editor; Proceedings Midwestern Chapter ISA, Volume 35, Champaign, Illinois 1980.
    ...Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Recreational Boaters on Pool 16, Mississippi
River, May Through September 1979, University Research Council, Western Illinois University,
Macomb, Illinois, September 1980.
    ...Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Recreational Boaters on Pool 17, Mississippi River
May through September, 1979, under PO#DACW 39-79-M-3220, Western Illinois University,
September 1979.
    ...and William E. Johnson, Visitor Assistance: A Training Manual to Aid Corps of
Engineer Rangers in Assisting The Park Visitor, Under PO DACW #25-79-M-0553, Western
Illinois University, May 1979.
    ...Recreational Use of Pool 21 and Hogback island on Selected Days Utilizing Aerial and
Water Base Observations, November 30, 1978, Western Illinois University.
    ...Bibliography of Selected Literature on River Recreation (Partially Annotated), August
1978. Great River Environmental Action Team, Recreation Study Group.
    Howe, Virgil K., and George R. Harker, "Infrared Photography in the Detection of Shade
Tree Decline", In Proceedings Midwestern Chapter International Shade Tree Conference, pages
40-45, Volume 32, 1977 Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
    Harker, George R., and John W. Rouse,"Flood Plain Delineation Using Multispectral Data
Analysis, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, Volume XLIII, Number 1, 1977,
pages 81-87.
    Harker, George R., The Delineation of Flood Plains Using Automatically Processed
Multispectral Data, Technical Report 60, Remote Sensing Center, Texas A& M University, 1974.
    ... The Delineation of Flood Plains Using Automatically Processed Multispectral Data,
Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University Microfilm, Ann Arbor, Michigan, August 1974.
    ... Editor of Proceedings: First Annual Remote Sensing Conference for Recreation and
Resources Administrators, Texas A&M University, December 1969.
 

GENERAL INTEREST PUBLICATIONS

    Harker, George R. and others, "Attractions & Accommodations Along Illinois Great River
Road", Tourism brochure, 40 pages, 20 m, June 1982.
    Harker, George R., "Reflections On A Spontaneous Trip Around the World", INTER-
FORUM, Western Illinois University, Page 6, May 1981.
    ...."Entrance Tough at Oxford University", Macomb Daily Journal, Section 3, Page 3,
March 8, 1981.
    ...."Germans Illinois Historical Beauty in Rebuilding Towns", Macomb Daily Journal,
Section 1, Page 6, March 8 1981.
    ...."A Visit to India", Macomb Daily Journal, Section 1, page 5, March 1, 1981.
    ...."WIU Professor's Research Efforts Helping In Thailand", Macomb Daily Journal,
Section 1, page 3, February 22, 1981.
    ...."Hong Kong Markets Developing", Macomb Daily Journal, Section 3, page 3, February
15, 1981.
    ...."Farmers Market in China", The Macomb Daily Journal, Section 3, page 4, February 8,
1981.
    ...."Harker writes from Japan", The Macomb Daily Journal, Section 3, page 3 January 25,
1981.
    ...."All Things Are Relative", in Everybody Loves Opal,  Playbill of Macomb Community
Theater, May 1979.
 

GRANTS; RESEARCH AND OTHER

    Southern and Northern Illinois Tourism Council, in cooperation with Mississippi River
Parkway Commission and Division of Tourism, preparation and printing of Great River Road
Brochure, "Attraction and Accommodations Along Illinois Great River Road", August 1982,
(funded).
    Mississippi River Parkway Commission, Development of Great River Road Brochure,
March 1982  (funded).
    University Research Council,"Follow-up Study to Temporal and Spatial Distribution of
Boaters on Pools 16 & 17", Spring 1980, (funded).
    Corps of Engineers, Ranger Training Program, Lake Shelbyville, May 1980, (funded).
    University Research Council, "Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Selected Recreational
Activities on Pool 16, Mississippi River, Summer 1979; May 1979, (funded).
    Environmental Laboratory, USAW Waterways Experiment Station, "Spatial and Temporal
Distribution of Recreational Boaters on Pool 17, Mississippi River May through September,
1979", May 1979, (funded).
    Corps of Engineers, "Law Enforcement-Ranger Training Course", Lake Shelbyville, May
1979, (funded).
    Corps of Engineers, "Law Enforcement-Ranger Training Course", March, 1979, (funded).
    Region 3-Western Illinois Tourism Council, Driving Brochure, Western Illinois University,
December 1978, (funded).
    Corps of Engineers, "Law Enforcement-Ranger Training Course", April 1978, (funded).
    Corps of Engineers, Great River Environmental Action Team, "Recreation Literature
Search", August 1977-August 1978, (funded).
    Western Illinois University, University Research Council, "The Detection and Monitoring
of Dredge Spoil Utilizing Automatically Processed Multispectral data." 1975-1976, (funded).
    Corps of Engineers, " The Ecological Effects of Dredge Spoils on Hardwood Bottomland
Communities," 1975, (funded).
    Texas A&M University - Remote Sensing Center, NASA: The Delineation of flood plains
Using Automatically Processed Multispectral Data." 1969-1970, (funded NASA).
 

BOOK REVIEWS

    Johnson, David E.,"Determining Means of Enhancing and Maintaining Recreation Areas
with Dredge Material", Great II, April 1978, reviewed in Research Digest, 1978-1979, Winter,
Page 5, Illinois Park and Recreation  Association.
 

GRADUATE THESES

    Maryanne G. Hencken, Factors Influencing the Participation of High School Students in
Young Men's Christian Association Program Offerings, September 1977.
 

PAPERS/PRESENTATIONS

    "Trends in Nude Recreation," at a CLE national legal symposium "Non Sexual Nudity:
Threat or Benign" Florida International University, North Miami Beach, FL  October 9-11, 1998.
    "Why the Whale Sings?" & "Nudism/ Nudity/ Paganism",  CraftWise, Radison Maingate,
Kissimmee Fl. February 1996.
    "A Philosopher Looks at Paganism," CraftWise, St. Lewis, MO.  August 1995.
    "Trends in Nudity and the Law," Heartland Naturist Gathering, Cherokee Nudist Resort,
Tenn.  June 1995.
    "Trees and People of the Mississippi River" (A Method of Counting the Number of
Recreational Boaters on Pool 17 of the Mississippi River), presented at Illinois State Academy of
Science, Illinois Benedictine College, Lisle, Illinois, April 18, 1980.
    "Utilization of Satellite and Aerial Capabilities for Resources Management", presented at
National Recreation and Parks Association Conference, Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana,
October 31, 1979.
    "Recreation Research Projects at Western Illinois University", presented at Illinois Parks
and Recreation Association State Conference, Stouffers Riverfront Hotel, St. Louis, Missouri,
November 17, 1978.
    "Recreation Research Projects at Western Illinois University", presented at Illinois Parks
and Recreation Association State Conference, O'Hare Regency, Chicago, Illinois, November 19,
1977.
       "AIRRE, Who you are", presented annual meeting Association of Illinois Rural Recreation
Enterprises (AIRRE), Springfield Sheraton, Springfield, Illinois, March 12, 1977.
       "Infrared Photography in the Detection of Shade Tree Decline", presented by Dr. Virgil
Howe, International Society of Arboriculture, Midwestern Chapter, February 3, 1977,
Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
 

                      EXPERT'S COMPENSATION:

My fee is $250 an hour for review and testimony with a two hour and two day minimum, plus
expenses. My fee is negotiable.
 
 

LIST OF ALL OTHER CASES IN WHICH EXPERT HAS TESTIFIED AT TRIAL OR
AT DEPOSITION:

In the Supreme Court of the State of Hawai’i and in the Intermediate Court of Appeals of the
State of Hawai’i, Dr. George R. Harker, v. Judith Shamoto, Department of Labor & Industrial
Relations  et.al. NO. 25615 June 2004

In the circuit Court of the Second Circuit State of Hawaii, Dr. George R. Harker v. Pamela
Toguchi, et. al. CIVIL NO. 03-1-0319(1), 2004

In the Circuit Court of the Second Circuit State of Hawaii, Dr. George R. Harker, v. Pamela
Toguchi, Department of Labor and Industrial Relations, et al.. CIVIL NO. 03-1-0317(2), 2004

United States District Court for the District of Hawaii, Dr. George R. Harker, v. Department of
Education, Patricia Hamamoto, et.al. CIVIL NO. 02-00650DAE-BMK, February 2004

In the Circuit Court of the Second Circuit State of Hawaii, Dr. George R. Harker v. Thomas
Rack, Department of Labor et. al., CIVIL NO. 02-1-0521(3), 2003

Deposition of George R. Harker, Ph.D., taken on 11/14/2001 in FRANDSEN v BREVARD
COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 6:00-CV-661 Orl-22DAB

Dr. Harker was the pro se litigant in: United States District Court for the Central District of
Illinois, Peoria Division. No. 99-1308   Dr. George R. Harker vs. Citizens National Bank of
Macomb, et. al.  December of 2001.

Prepared to testify as expert witness: United States of America vs. Leo F. Rodriguez, Citation
Number: PO 32076. June 25, 1998 in the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii.
Issue was creation of NPS prohibition of nudity and nude sunbathing in Kaloko-Honokohau
National Historical Park.

Dr. Harker was the pro se litigant in two cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the
Seventh Circuit. Case No. 98-1318 and No. 98-1376. The matters before the court are appeals of
decisions made in the District Court by District Judge Michael M. Mihm, District Court No.: 97 C
1147 and 97 C 1223. Both cases deal with the deprivation of due process under the color of law.

Testified as expert witness:   People v. Stillmeyer,  September 26, 1996. Erin Stillmeyer was
charged with exposure of her breast on a nude beach under the Brevard County ordinance.
Apparently she was asleep on her back on the beach. She was awaken and charged with violation
of the county nudity ordinance. Dr. Harker was accepted as an expert by Judge Kenneth
Freidland.

Not allowed to testify: People v. Davis,  May 21, 1996. Judge Philip Fougerousse, Rockledge,
FL., will not hear the expert testimony of any of three expert witnesses brought to Florida to
testify on behalf of Davis. Davis was charged with breast exposure in violation of Brevard County
ordinance.

Consultation with National Park Service regarding Playalinda National Seashore May 1, 1995.
Frank Catroppa, Regional Office of National Park Service, Atlanta, Georgia.

Testified as expert witness, New York:  People v. David (1989), City of Rochester (New York)
Appellate judge cites testimony of Dr. Harker as basis for overturn of convictions by lower court.
(See page 105 in Recreational Nudity and the Law.) People v David (1989) City Court of
Rochester (New York) 146 Misc.2d 115, 549 N.Y.S.2d 564 (City Ct. 1989) Rev'd, 152 Misc.2d
66, 585 N.Y.S.2d 149 (County Ct. 1991),

Gave deposition: The Naturist Society, Inc. and T.A. Wyner v Fillyaw (1990) United States
District Court, S.D. Florida, Fort Lauderdale Div. (page 109 Recreational Nudity and the Law)
The Naturist Society, Inc., and T.A. Wyner v. Fillyaw (1990) United States District Court, S.D.
Florida, Fort Lauderdale Div. 736 F.Supp 1103 (S.D. Fla. 1990) Remanded, 958 F.2d 1515 (11th
Cir. 1992) On remand, 858 F.Supp. 1559 (S.D. Fla. 1994)
 

Testified to the Board of the Department of Land and Natural Resources at Hilo, Hawaii, January
1990.

Testified at public administrative hearing regarding State Park Regulations, Hawaii, November
1989. The hearings derived out of Peter Rowley's suit against the State of Hawaii. State v. Rowley
(1988) Supreme Court of Hawaii 70 Haw. 135,74 P.2d 1233 (1988),

Prepared affidavit: Craft v. Hodel (1988) United States District Court, District of Massachusetts.
(page 96 Recreational Nudity and the Law) Craft v. Hodel (1988) United States District Court,
District of Massachusetts 683 F.Sup. 289 (D.Mass. 1988),


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