Charles D. Baker

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Charles D. Baker
United States Under Secretary of Health and Human Services
In office
1983–1984
Preceded byJohn A. Svahn
Succeeded byDon M. Newman
Personal details
Born
Charles Duane Baker III

(1928-06-21) June 21, 1928 (age 92)
Newburyport, Massachusetts, U.S.
Spouse(s)Alice Elizabeth "Betty" Ghormley
ChildrenThree, including Charlie Baker.
ResidenceNeedham, Massachusetts
Alma materHarvard College
Harvard Business School
Professionbusinessman

Charles Duane Baker III (born June 21, 1928) is an American businessman and politician. He worked in many departmental roles in the Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan administrations.[1] He was the Under Secretary of Health and Human Services (1984–1985). He is the father of Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker.

In 1985 he became a professor at the Northeastern University College of Business Administration.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Nomination of Charles D. Baker: hearing before the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, Ninety-eighth Congress, second session, on nomination of Charles D. Baker to be Under Secretary of Health and Human Services, August 7, 1984." S. Hrg. 98-1109.
  2. "Charlie Baker". Faculty. Northeastern University College of Business Administration. Archived from the original on April 6, 2003. Retrieved November 6, 2010.