Councillor Kevin Baker (LIB)

North Ward

Councillor Kevin Baker

Cr Baker has extensive experience in a range of business and industry sectors, including industrial, electrical, automotive, engineering, mining, local government, aged care and not-for-profit.

Elected to Council in 2016, Cr Baker has two children and lives in Cameron Park. As vice-chairman of HeartKids NSW, he works with families of children living with congenital heart disease and has first-hand experience raising a young child battling a serious illness. Cr Baker is also a director of the Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation.

As a former Australian Apprentice of the Year, he has a strong interest in skills training and creating apprenticeship opportunities for young Australians, as well as older people looking to re-skill. Cr Baker is passionate about giving back to the community by supporting those in need.

Committee membership

  • Shared Decision Making Portfolio
  • Connected Communities Portfolio
  • Lake Macquarie Ageing and Disability Advisory Panel
  • Lake Macquarie City Council Heritage Committee
  • Lake Macquarie Sports Council

Postal address

C/- Lake Macquarie City Council, Box 1906, Hunter Regional Mail Centre NSW 2310