Mike Baker has worked with FQHC’s since 1998. His career began as an AmeriCorps Member at the Stephen D. Ratcliffe Community Health Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. He found his calling to serve others and building cooperative relationships to improve the community they all serve.
Mr. Baker joined Dirne Community Health Center, now Heritage Health, in 2009. As CEO, Mike has overseen the dramatic growth of Heritage Health placing it as one of the largest community health centers in Idaho.
He has also seen the introduction of several innovative and award-winning programs to address local issues like diabetes, obesity, and depression. His passion for changing the health care system and improving access to care is apparent in all that he does. Mr. Baker has a BA in Psychology from the University of Utah and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix.
Mike has been married to his soul mate Kellie for 15 years. They have three children, Jacob, Cameron, and Samantha. The Baker family is busy with soccer and they love spending their summers on the beautiful lakes here in North Idaho.