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Douglas Finley Baker

Douglas Finley Baker, American library director. Member American Library Association, System and Resource Library. Administrators Association of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Library. Association, Wisconsin Association of Public Libraries.

Background

  • Baker, Douglas Finley was born on July 21, 1950 in Highland, Illinois, United States. Son of Elmer Eugene and Winifred Ilona (Timmons) Baker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with distinction, University Iowa, 1972. Master of Arts in Library. Science, University Iowa, 1973.

    Career

    • Library. West Side Branch, Des Moines Library., 1974. I-LITE coordinator State Library. of Iowa, 1974-1977, director office in interlibrary cooperation, 1977-1978. Director Northwest Wisconsin Library.

      System (now Northern Waters Library. Service), Ashland, 1978-1986, Kenosha (Wisconsin) Public Library., since 1986.

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, System and Resource Library. Administrators Association of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Library. Association, Wisconsin Association of Public Libraries.

    Connections

    • Children: Gretchen, Richard, Charles.
    • father: Elmer Eugene Baker
    • mother: Winifred Ilona (Timmons) Baker
    • children: Gretchen Baker
    • Richard Baker
    • Charles Baker
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    Born July 21, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      University Iowa
    • 1973
      University Iowa
    • 1974
      Library West Side Branch
    • 1978 - 1986
      director, Northwest Wisconsin Library System (now Northern Waters Library Service)
      Ashland, Virginia, United States
    • 1986
      director, Northwest Wisconsin Library System (now Northern Waters Library Service)