Who is Luke Barton? All About Ex-The Asher House’s Member

July 28, 2023   | July 28, 2023  | 

    Luke Barton is a professional photographer who is widely recognized for his partnership with renowned dog promoter Lee Asher. Luke together with his business partner Lee runs an animal sanctuary, The Asher House and inspires people to adopt shelter dogs.

    Though Barton gained wide fame for his association with Lee, the artist undoubtedly has his own identity. Apart from his inspiring work for furry animals, there’s much more about him that is yet hidden behind the curtain.

    So, today, let’s dive deep to explore the inside information about Luke in the following article including his dating rumors with Asher.

    Key Takeaways

    • Luke Barton, Lee Asher’s dog-rescuing partner is originally from the United Kingdom.
    • Barton and Lee co-founded
    • The photographer is currently an owner and producer of LSB Photography, LLC.
    • He now resides in Bardstown, Kentucky, the United States.

    Who are Luke Barton’s Parents? 

    Luke was born to Simon Barton and Sarah Barton in December 1986. His father is a design engineer and an author while his mother is a former airline worker. He originally comes from Redhill, the United Kingdom. Based on this, Barton is British by nationality.


    Young Luke with his parent and siblings
    Young Luke with his parent and siblings. Source: Facebook

    Similarly, he grew up together with his siblings in his hometown Redhill before moving to the United States of America. At present, his whole family resides in the U.S.

    Details On His Siblings

    Talking about his siblings, he has one brother Josh Barton who is happily married to his wife and now is a father. Further, Luke also has a sister named Hannah Barton. On Hannah’s birthday on December 6, 2022, Barton shared their childhood pictures on his Facebook and wrote,

    For one day of the year we are the same age. That day is today which makes us Irish twins for the day. Happy Birthday Irish Twinny!!! Hope the day is as terrific as you are :))

    His High School and College

    As for education, he went to Wakefield School. Later, Luke attended Appalachian State University from 2005 to 2008 where he majored in Marketing. He also studied Digital photography and lighting at the International Center of Photography.

    In March 2022, he joined Said Business School, University of Oxford. Barton Successfully completed the Oxford Blockchain Strategy Program online in one month and earned a completion certificate in June.

    Luke Barton Is A Photographer 

    As per his LinkedIn, Luke is an owner and producer of LSB Photography, LLC. Since January 2011, he has been operating LSB in different states of the United States like Kentucky, North Carolina, California, and New York.

    Luke is a photographer
    Luke is a passionate photographer. Source: Facebook

    As of now, he has taken photographs of more than 65 different countries and 49 US states.

    He Met Lee Asher During Random Photography

    Barton met the well-known dog rescuer Lee Asher while doing random photography of Lee’s dog. Later, after a few conversations, Luke and Lee decided to promote dog shelters across the United States and did an RV tour together. Later on, they also co-founded the animal sanctuary, The Asher House.

    Is Luke Barton Still On The Asher House?

    Well, Luke is no longer associated with Dog rescued organization, The Asher House at present. He co-founded the organization together with Lee in November 2017 but he remained part of it until April 2019.

    During his working tenure in Asher House, he together with Lee did remarkable work. The two traveled to 49 US states and 3 Canadian provinces. They managed to get 200+ dogs out of shelters. They also did several marketing deals, donations, and many more. It even helped them to get featured in national talk shows The Ellen Degeneres Show and Pickler & Ben.

    His Other Works Details 

    • From Sep 2019 to Sep 2020, Luke was a co-founder of Walts Wellness CBD & Hemp Boutique.
    • He is a co-founder of Asher House Wellness in the Los Angeles Area since June 2018. The wellness center produces CBD oil for pets and pet owners.

    Luke’s Relationship With Lee Asher; What About Their Marriage Rumors?

    It’s quite known that Luke has been a business partner with Lee for several years now. With their profession, they seem to have grown their bond personally as well following their common passion and love for dogs.

    Luke and Lee together
    Luke and Lee pictured together at Ellen’s show

    On the occasion of Valentine’s Day in the year 2019, Barton shared a series of photographs featuring Lee and himself with dogs on his Instagram and captioned,

    it’s a #day dedicated to #love.
    Hope everyone, #far and wide, is able to #enjoy it in some way, shape or form.
    Happy Valentines Day ❤️💕❤️

    Since then, there has been rising concern if Luke and Lee Asher are in a gay relationship or married to one another. But, just opposite to people’s speculations, the two are just a friend and professional partners, not more than that.

    Is Luke Barton Dating A Girlfriend In 2023?

    At present, Luke is most likely to be single. So far, he hasn’t addressed any lady as his girlfriend in the public domain. Further, his social media handles also don’t give any clue about his love life. So, it’s better not to make assumptions.

    But having said that, it doesn’t mean Barton may not have a partner in his life in his late 30s.

    Luke Barton’s Instagram Features Dogs

    The UK native, Luke is hugely active on Instagram with an intro “🐶 ‘Do you like dags? Oh dogs…Yea I like 🐶s“. He has a total of 15.6k followers on his Insta account and most of the posts he shared on his Instagram are pictures of dogs.

    What Is Luke’s Net Worth?

    He has a fortune of $500k in 2023. Needless to say, his income mostly comes from his photography. Meanwhile, his famous professional partner Lee Asher has a net worth of $3 million in 2023.

    Quick Facts
    Full Name Luke Barton
    Popular Name Luke Barton
    Birth Place Redhill, UK
    Birthday December 1986
    Age 37 years
    Nationality British
    Ethnicity Caucasian
    Father Simon Barton
    Mother Sarah Barton
    Siblings Josh Barton and Hannah Barton
    School Wakefield School
    College Appalachian State University
    Profession Photographer
    Net Worth $500k
    Eye Color Black
    Hair Color Grey
    Sexuality Straight