Nan Baker

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Nan Baker
Nan Baker, February 2016.jpg
Member of the Ohio House of Representatives
from the 16th district
In office
January 5, 2009 – December 31, 2016
Preceded by Jennifer Brady
Succeeded by David Greenspan
Personal details
Born (1954-12-03) December 3, 1954 (age 62)
Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
Political party Republican
Residence Westlake, Ohio, U.S.
Alma mater Baldwin Wallace College, Cleveland State University
Profession Businesswoman

Nan Baker (born December 3, 1954) is a Republican politician. Formerly, she represented the 16th district as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives from 2009 to 2016.

Life and career[edit]

Baker was a member of the Westlake City Council, and she has been a member of the Westlake Board of Education. Baker is a small business owner.

Baker earned an AA in business; BA in Baldwin Wallace College; and is a leadership academy graduate, from Cleveland State University, College of Urban Studies. She is married and has 3 children.[1] She was awarded the David C. Sweet distinguished alumni award from Cleveland State University in 2006.[2]

Ohio House of Representatives[edit]

On November 4, 2008, Baker won election to the Ohio House of Representatives, defeating incumbent Jennifer Brady.[3] A businesswoman, she was elected in 2008 with 50.9% of the vote[4] and was re-elected in 2010.[5] She won two more terms in 2012 and 2014 before being term limited in 2016.


  1. ^ Project Vote Smart - Rep. Baker
  2. ^ "Past Recipients" (PDF). Retrieved 10 October 2011. 
  3. ^ "Nan A. Baker, Representative". Ohio House of Representatives. Retrieved 10 October 2011. 
  4. ^ "State Representative: November 4, 2008". Ohio Secretary of State. Retrieved 10 October 2011. 
  5. ^ "Ohio House of Representatives: November 2, 2010". Ohio Secretary of State. Retrieved 10 October 2011. 

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