Tom Baker is the Chief Community Affairs Officer for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh. He is the President of Baker Leadership and the author of three books:Get Involved! Making the Most of Your 20s and 30s (released 2008) Give Our Passion (released 2010), and Empowered in Pittsburgh (released 2012). Tom is the Founder and Chief Program Officer of Get Involved!, Inc., a 501c3 public charity non-profit organization that educates and empowers young leaders. Since February 2008, Tom has spoken with over 30,000 students, young professionals, and community leaders at 250 colleges, corporations, professionals associations, and civic groups. He has been featured on Fox News Live and the John Stossel Show. In a crowded field of nine candidates for the North Hills School Board, Tom was elected to a four year term as a School Board Director. He has served as Chairman of the Community and Intergovernmental Relations Committee and Vice Chairman of the Policy Committee, Education Committee, and Facilities Committee. Tom is also the former State Chairman of the PA Young Republicans. Governor Corbett appointed Tom to serve on the Professional Standards and Practices Commission and his nomination was confirmed by the PA Senate in October 2012.