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Dave BakerREPRepublican State Representative, District 17b
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Dave Baker (born March 27, 1962) is a Minnesota politician and member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. A member of the Republican Party of Minnesota, he represents District 17B in west-central Minnesota.

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Education3 - 3 of 1
Saint Cloud Area Technical Community College
Attended Sales and Management
Past Positions1 - 11 of 11
Assistant Minority Leader
Minnesota State House of Representatives
2021 - Current
Assistant Majority Leader
Minnesota State House of Representatives
2015 - 2016
Representative
Minnesota House of Representatives
2014 - Current
Former Parish President
Saint Thomas Church International Falls
1992 - 1994
Owner
The Oaks at Eagle Creek Restaurant and Bar
Current
Owner
Green Lake Cruises
Current
Owner
Willmar Super 8 Hotel
Current
Owner
Melvin's on the Lake
2003 - 2011
Owner
Baker Hospitalities, Incorporated
1999 - Current
Former Board Member
Torgerson Properties, Incorporated
Former Perator
Holiday Inn and Convention Center
Other Experience1 - 26 of 26
Kitchen Cabinet Member
Minnesota Restaurant Association
Current
Member
Rotary Club
Current
Race Director
Green Lake Triathlon
2004 - 2013
Former President
Willmar Municipal Utilities
2007 - 2012
Board Member
Minnesota Chamber
Chair
Willmar Convention and Visitors Bureau
Former Board Member
Minnesota Lodging Association
Former Board Member
Spicer Commercial Club
Former Board Member
Minnesota Restaurant Association
Former Chair
Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce
Former President
International Falls Chamber of Commerce
Founder
Dan Baker Memorial Foundation
Member
Torgerson Properties, Incorporated
Member
Saint Mary's Catholic Church
Former Chair
Select Committee on Technology and Responsive Government, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Former Member
Education Policy Committee, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Former Member
Rules and Legislative Administration
Former Member
Climate and Energy Finance and Policy Division, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Former Member
Jobs and Economic Development Finance Division Committee, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Former Member
Transportation Finance Committee, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Former Member
Subcommittee on Aging and Long-Term Care, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Former Member
Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance Committee, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Former Member
Ways and Means Committee, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Former Member
Health and Human Services Reform Committee, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Former Member
Health and Human Services Finance Division, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Former Vice Chair
Rules and Legislative Administration Committee, Minnesota State House of Representatives