Biography

Baker Owens
Baker Owens
Public Relations Coordinator
1197 S. Lumpkin Street
Suite 188
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-1098

Baker serves as the Archway Partnership’s public relations coordinator, helping to build awareness of UGA’s work in communities across the state. He joined Archway in October of 2018 after working as a reporter and writer in Atlanta, covering politics, business and the utility industry.

Baker is a native of metro Atlanta, where he grew up in Alpharetta. He graduated from the University of Richmond with a bachelor’s degree in history, and from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga with a bachelor’s degree in economics. He is currently pursuing a Masters of Natural Resources from the Warnell School at the University of Georgia. He is on the board of the Ty Cobb Museum in Royston, Georgia. Baker lives in Atlanta’s Grant Park with his wife Caroline, son Emmett and various furry family members.