George Baker serves as GM’s primary interface to the international Law Enforcement and vehicle crime investigation community. He leads GM’s Global Vehicle Security Team, working with GM’s technical experts to help GM understand and counter current and emerging vehicle crime methods to provide optimal vehicle security to GM product owners.
George has held a variety of positions at General Motors since 1995, including locomotive program manager in Mexico and Russia, sales/marketing/aftersales director in Moscow, director of GM Military Trucks, and OnStar’s primary liaison to Law Enforcement. He holds an engineering degree from West Point, a growing number of vehicle security patents, a master’s degree in Russian area studies from Harvard University and is a retired US Army officer who found teaching and liaison work to be his most satisfying assignments. He and his wife, Shannon, reside in Michigan and are proud parents of three young adult sons – Hal, Pearce and Jack.