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The 110th Annual Meeting of the Worcester Economic Club featuring Guest Speaker Charlie Baker, Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

June 15

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Meeting announcement of Charlie Baker, Governor of Massachusetts, as speaker at the 110th annual meeting of the Worcester Economic Club
Please submit your reservation prior to Thursday, June 8th

Governor Charlie Baker

Governor Charlie Baker was inaugurated as the 72nd Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts on January 8th, 2015, after several decades of service in both state government and the private sector.

Over the course of his career, Governor Baker has been a highly successful leader of complex business and government organizations. As a cabinet secretary under Governors William Weld and Paul Cellucci, Governor Baker helped lead efforts to reform and modernize state government, turn a billion-dollar deficit into a surplus, create a half million jobs, and enact an ambitious education reform agenda.

During his time as Chief Executive Officer of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Governor Baker turned a company on the brink of bankruptcy into the nation’s highest ranked health care provider for member satisfaction and clinical effectiveness for six straight years.

Raised in Needham, Governor Baker attended Massachusetts public schools and is a graduate of Harvard College. He went on to earn a Master’s of Business Administration from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, where he met his wife Lauren. The Baker’s reside in Swampscott, have been heavily involved in numerous civic and charitable endeavors, and are the proud parents of their three children, Charlie, AJ, and Caroline.

This event is sponsored by:

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Details

Date:
June 15

Organizer

Worcester Economic Club

Venue

Beechwood Hotel