A military brat born at Carswell Air Force Base in Fort Worth, Mrs. Baker is a graduate of Lamar University with a BA in Political Science, a BA in History and a MA in History. She is also a graduate of University of Texas with a MSIS in Archives and school certification through University of Texas. She has been married twenty nine years, has a daughter who is a graduate of Norwich University in Vermont and currently works for the State of Texas, and a son who is a student at Manor High School. She has been employed with Manor Independent School District for over thirteen years, has taught twelfth grade advanced government, general alternative campus, Girl Scouts in the School Day, second grade and this is her seventh year to be the librarian. She lives locally and can be found reading, walking her German Shepherd, and Chocolate Labrador, working in the yard, biking or cooking.