Paul Ready, the father of Baby Jack, is a native of San Luis Obispo, California, born in 1956.
He married Bridget Ready in 1985. Mr. Ready earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo in 1979, and earned a Juris Doctorate from McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific in 1982.Mr. Ready is a principal of the law firm of Farmer & Ready. He is currently a member of the American Bar Association and San Luis Obispo County Bar Association. Mr. Ready served as adjunct faculty at California Polytechnic State University from 1983-1992, lecturing in the field of Business Law. He served as a Planning Commissioner for the City of San Luis Obispo from 1995-2001, and as Chairman of that Planning Commission from 1999-2001. Additionally Mr. Ready served as General Counsel to the Cal Poly University Alumni Association between 1994-1998, and as a member of the Board of the Cuesta College Foundation from 2004-2006. Mr. Ready served as the President of the San Luis Obispo Rotary De Tolosa Club for the 2007-2008 club year.