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Meredith Attwell Baker, American federal commissioner. Bar: Texas. Member of Texas State Bar Association.


Baker, Meredith Attwell was born on May 31, 1968.


Bachelor in Journalism & Spanish, Washington & Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, 1990. Juris Doctor, University Houston, 1994.


Clerk United States Court Appeals (5th Circuit), Houston. Attorney DeLange and Hudspeth LLP. With legislation affairs office United States Department State, Washington, 1990—1992.

Director Congressional affairs. Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association, 1998—2000. Senior counsel Covad Communications, 2000—2002.

Vice president Williams Mullen Strategies. Senior advisor National Telecommunications & Information Administration (NTIA), United States Department Commerce, Washington, 2004—2007, deputy assistant secretary for communications & information, 2007—2008, acting assistant secretary for communications & information, acting administrator, 2008. Associate administrator, Office International Affairs Office Science & Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President.

Commissioner Federal Communications Commission, Washington, since 2009.


  • Bar: Texas.


Member of Texas State Bar Association.


Married James A. Baker. 4 stepchildren.

James A. Baker