Leading Change Seminars

Leading change can provide much more
rewarding outcomes than following change

Chief Roger A. Baker retired from his career in municipal law enforcement in 2010 after 36 years of active service.  He now provides consulting services in strategic leadership and organizational development. As the Principal Consultant of his own consulting firm, Roger Baker Consulting, he also provides educational, motivational, and keynote speaking presentations for both public and private organizations. Chief Baker is considered to be a leader in developing successful strategic organizational leadership and change management programs.    

Using his professional and educational experience, the Chief has developed an innovative seven stage program in strategic leadership and organizational development.  This program provides a process to effectively address the impact of the rapidly changing political and economic environment of this new millennium on both public and private organizations. He leads individuals, groups and organizations through his developmental change process which provides participants the opportunity to identify and achieve personal, professional, and organizational goals.  His dynamic presentation can be tailored to address the needs and interest of any group or organization in a humorous and thought-provoking style. The presentation provides an enriching and memorable learning experience that is illustrated with practical examples of successful accomplishment.

Chief Baker has over 35 years of experience in developing and presenting courses and programs in leadership, behavioral management, organizational development, and related subjects and has presented these programs for the California Department of Justice, colleges and universities, police academies, and numerous law enforcement agencies. He has over 12 years experience in developing, instituting and leading organizational development and change management programs as Chief  of  Police  for  the City of Anaheim, California, and then as Chief of Police for the City of Des Moines, Washington.

Chief Baker’s educational and service achievements include:  Bachelor and Master Degrees in Counseling Psychology; Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership; Nationally Certified Professional Coach; Graduate of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) National Academy; and Graduate of the U.S. Department of Justice (USDOJ) Command College.  He holds three California college-level lifetime teaching credentials and is also a Life Member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) and a Charter Member of the Society of Police Futurist (SPF).  Chief Baker has also served as board and committee chairperson for several law enforcement related organizations and community service organizations.

Please contact us for information about hosting a seminar or scheduling a speaking engagement by Chief Roger Baker.  Join those who have enjoyed and benefitted from the wit and wisdom of this highly successful and respected chief of police. 

Roger A. Baker MCP, MOL, CPC
(206) 878-2800
Roger@BusinessofPolicing.com