John is a retired executive from the engineering and construction industry and Martha is a retired business executive a NYSE document solutions company.

Martha and I are living a Christian life with extended family and friends, farming, faith, favor, fun and fulfillment in Odessa, Florida. We have been blessed with preserving Stark Barn on our family farm at Stark Farms..We are boating folks blessed with blue water sailing New England on S/Y Acadia (Newport, Rhode Island) during the summer season.

Five things that we cannot live without - Jesus, each other, faith, family and friends.

John and Martha Zumwalt

Tampa Tribune "Transplanted Treasure" 

After years of meticulous development, The Barn at Stark Farms opened to the public on May 5th 2018. On the day before the opening, the Tampa Bay Times published an article on the history of the barn, its dismantling in New Hampshire and its shipping and reconstruction in Odessa, FL. 

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