Dave Baker currently serves on the Board of Directors at FirstBank. Founded in 1963, FirstBank is the second largest financial institution in Colorado with more than $16 billion in assets and 2,300 employees. FirstBank operates more than 100 locations in Colorado, along with 15 in Arizona and five in California.
During his 35-year career at FirstBank, Dave has served in a variety of positions. Most recently, he served as President from 2010 through 2016 and he continues to serve as a Director of FirstBank Holding Company.
In addition to his work at FirstBank, Dave is active in the community. He is currently on the board of the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, Mile High United Way, Denver Public Schools Foundation and Mountain States Employees Council. Dave also serves as a Director for the University of Colorado Foundation, and is an active volunteer for the University of Colorado Denver Business School. Previously, Dave has chaired Rocky Mountain Junior Achievement, the Colorado Bankers Association, the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado and the University of Colorado Denver Business School Advisory Board.
Dave earned a degree in business from the University of Colorado Denver and a graduate degree from Pacific Coast Banking School.