Michael A. Baker has had an eclectic business career developing numerous entrepreneurial ventures. He has been chef/owner of a well-known restaurant and is recently retired from UBS Financial Services. He is currently a partner at Susan Lawrence Gourmet Foods in Chappaqua NY. Michael has authored children’s books, cookbooks and a recently performed play at The Arc Stages Theatre in Pleasantville where he is on the Community Board. In addition, he has volunteered for many community organizations including The Open Door Family Medical Center, Loucks Regional Track Meet at the White Plains High School, White Plains Rotary, Connecticut Organic Farmers Association and is a Deputy Fire Chief for The Archville Fire Department in Mt. Pleasant. Michael is honored to now be part of HVWC.