Walter U. Baker leads the Partnership’s efforts to identify and recruit the talent that enables it to fulfill its mission and make it such a great place to work. Walter has over 25 years’ experience in talent acquisition and has recruited talent for a wide range of organizations in both the private and public sectors. Prior to joining the Partnership, most of his career was spent with leading global executive search and talent consulting organizations. Early in his career, Walter held both sales and marketing roles with MCI Communications and Ralston Purina.
Walter earned a Master’s in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management, and a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. His favorite public servant is Teddy Roosevelt, a statesman, politician, conservationist and naturalist who was dedicated to the greater good and lived life on his terms.