Eric D. Baker
Since 2006 Eric D. Baker has served Wolverine Power Supply Cooperative as its president and CEO. Eric was previously Wolverine’s senior vice president of engineering and strategy, vice president of power marketing, and the general manager of planning and engineering. Wolverine is a generation and transmission cooperative headquartered in Cadillac, Michigan, supplying power to five distribution electric cooperatives and two alternative electric suppliers in the Lower Peninsula. In 2009, the US Department of Energy recognized Wolverine as Wind Energy Cooperative of the Year.
Eric serves on the Board of Directors of American Electric Power, the Ohio Valley Electric Corporation and the Cadillac Area Chamber of Commerce. Eric, his wife, Susan (Computer Science ’87), and three children make their home in Cadillac.
Excerpted from the Electrical and Computer Engineering Academy induction ceremony program August 2012