LCDR Brian Baker
A native of Russellville, Arkansas, LCDR Baker enlisted in the United States Navy in May 1997 as an Electricians Mate Submariner. He was commissioned in May 2003 as a Submariner Officer via the United States Naval Academy and laterally transferred to the Information Profession Community in August 2007.
Baker’s operational tours include USS Nevada (SSBN 733), USS Green Bay (LPD 20), USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), and Joint Forces Horn of Africa, Djibouti.
Other tours include Naval Meteorology Center San Diego and Naval Postgraduate School.
LCDR Baker has a Bachelor’s in Science and Economics and a Masters in Space Systems Operations. He is also a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Personal awards include the Joint Commendation Medal, Navy Commendation Medal (three awards), Navy Achievement Medal, and various unit and campaign awards.
In March 2016, LCDR Baker reported as Officer-in-charge of Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station Far East DET Diego Garcia.