Charlie Baker

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Charles Baker
Charlie Baker official photo.jpg
72nd Governor of Massachusetts
Assumed office
January 8, 2015
LieutenantKaryn Polito
Preceded byDeval Patrick
Secretary of Administration and Finance
In office
November 1994 – September 1998
GovernorWilliam Weld
Paul Cellucci
Preceded byMark Robinson
Succeeded byFrederick Laskey
Secretary of Health and Human Services
In office
October 1992 – November 1994
GovernorWilliam Weld
Preceded byDavid Forsberg
Succeeded byGerald Whitburn
Personal details
Born
Charles Duane Baker, Jr.

(1956-11-13) November 13, 1956 (age 63)
Elmira, New York, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Lauren Baker
RelativesCharles D. Baker (father)
Alma materHarvard University
Northwestern University
WebsiteOfficial website

Charles Duane "Charlie" Baker, Jr. (born November 13, 1956) is an American businessman and politician. He is the 72nd and current Governor of Massachusetts, since 2015.[1] He was a cabinet official under two Massachusetts governors, spent ten years as CEO of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care. He was also the Republican nominee for Governor of Massachusetts in his unsuccessful bid in 2010.

References[change | change source]

  1. Miller, Joshua (8 January 2015). "Charlie Baker takes over as 72d governor of Mass". The Boston Globe. Retrieved 9 January 2015.