He has served as managing partner for Barsamian and Moody Professional Corporation since 1992. Previously, Barsamian was partner for Finkle and Barsamian Law Firm from 1985 to 1992 and assistant general counsel for Western Growers Association from 1978 to 1985. He is president of the Agricultural Personnel Management Association Board of Directors and vice-chairman and chairman-elect of the Clovis Chamber of Commerce.
This position does not require Senate confirmation and there is no salary. Barsamian is a Republican.