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Donald Adrian Baker, American marketing executive. Decorated Legion of Merit, Air Medals (9), Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart. Member Tailhook Association, Combat Pilot Association, Association Naval Aviation, American Consultant League, Virginia Beach Federal Credit Union (board directors), Navy League.

Background

Baker, Donald Adrian was born on April 7, 1936 in Greeley, Colorado, United States. Son of Elmer Adrian and Nellie Maud (Clymer) Baker.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, University Rhode Island, Kingston, 1970. Postgraduate, George Washington University, 1972.

Career

Commissioned United States Navy, 1955, advanced through grades to captain, retired 1985, commanding officer Fighter Squadron 41 Oceana, Virginia, 1973-1975, head CV section OPNAV55, Office Chief Naval Operations Pentagon, 1976-1979. Commanding officer United States Ship Milwaukee, Norfolk, 1980-1982. Commander Service Squadron Four, 1982-1984.

Operations officer Cinclant/Cinclantflt/Saclant United States Navy, 1984-1985. Owner Initiative on Science and Technology for Sustainability Associates, Alexandria, Virginia, 1986-1988. Senior system analyst Vitro Corporation, Arlington, 1988-1989.

President Total Marketing division American Family Marketing, Hampton, since 1989. Board directors American Family Marketing, Hampton, Virginia.

Membership

Member Tailhook Association, Combat Pilot Association, Association Naval Aviation, American Consultant League, Virginia Beach Federal Credit Union (board directors), Navy League.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Computers, flying, sailing.

Connections

Married Frances Kay Holt, June 9, 1962. Children: Todd Andrew, Brett McCall, Grant Allen.

father:
Elmer Adrian Baker

mother:
Nellie Maud (Clymer) Baker

spouse:
Frances Kay Holt

child:
Todd Andrew Baker

child:
Brett McCall Baker

child:
Grant Allen Baker