Councilman Baker has been involved in Stillwater Town Government for over 25 years. He began his service to the Town of Stillwater in the capacity of Town Assessor. He held the post of Town Assessor for two years.
While serving on the Town Board, Councilman Baker has been appointed as Chairman of the following committees: Landfill, Sewer, Highway and Election. Also, he has served as a member of the Water Committee. Currently he is Chairman of the Buildings, Grounds, Parks & Recreation Committee and serves on the the Police Commission, Community Center and Promotions & Public Relations Committee.
Councilman Baker is an active volunteer in his community. He is a member and past officer of the Stillwater Legion Post 490, the Sons of the American Legion, past member of the Stillwater Rescue Squad, member of the Elder Care committee, and a home delivery volunteer for Meals on Wheels.
He supervises the boys basketball program for fourth, fifth and sixth grade boys at the Stillwater Area Community Center.
Councilman Baker and his wife, Kathy, are lifelong Stillwater residents and graduates of Stillwater Central School. They both are involved in activities related to the school. Their son, Michael, graduated from Stillwater Central School.