- MBA - Business, Virginia Commonwealth University
- BS - Accounting, University of Richmond
Heather M. Baker is a part-time supporting faculty of accounting in the School of Business. She has been teaching at George Mason University since Summer 2002 and is a licensed CPA in the state of Virginia.
Prior to teaching, Baker spent 12 years with Ernst & Young working in audit, tax consulting and tax compliance. During her career in public accounting she focused on the healthcare industry, serving clients located throughout the mid-atlantic states. In addition to client service responsibilities during that time, Baker developed standardized staff efficiency procedures which were adopted by the national tax compliance practice within Ernst & Young. She has also worked for a year as a financial analyst for the Medial College of Virginia physician practice.