Richard Baker is Juli's father. He is portrayed by Aidan Quinn.

Richard has a loving family with his wife Trina, son's Matt and Mark and daughter Juli. He is an artist by trade that paints landscapes to sell at thier local fair for money to support his family and brother. His brother Daniel has a mental disease and Richard wants what is best for him. This is why most of the Bakers money is given towards Daniel's care in a privately run home.