2017 Keynote Speaker

Margaret S. Baker, President/CEO at Butler County United Way

Mag BakerMargaret (Mag) Baker is a life long resident of Butler County. She was born and raised in Oxford, Ohio. Her career spanned 34 years in banking and encompassed retail banking which included management and administration of a retail branch network. She also managed the residential mortgage division and mortgage servicing for First Financial Bank. Most of her 30+ year career was spent as a relationship manager in small to middle market commercial lending. Mag retired from her banking career as Senior Vice President Commercial Lending in October 2013 to accept the position of President and CEO of Butler County United Way.

Mag spent many years serving on non profit boards such as the Fitton Center for Creative Arts, Boys and Girls Club of Hamilton, and the Great Miami Valley YMCA. She is a Past President of the Hamilton Rotary club, Member of the Civil Service Commission for the City of Hamilton, Board Member of the Consortium for on Going Reinvestment (CORE) in Hamilton, Board member of the Council on Aging Butler County Elderly Services Board, Graduate of Leadership Hamilton Class 3 and Graduate of Leadership 21 Class of 2014 through the West Chester Liberty Chamber Alliance. She was nominated as one of ten Woman of Excellence by the West Chester Liberty Chamber Alliance. She is member of First Baptist Church of Hamilton and serves as a chancel choir member and on the Worship Team. Mag began her college education at the Miami’s Hamilton Campus and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business. She and her husband Jim reside in Hamilton.