Nate Baker


  • Urban Planner


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Master of City and Regional Planning
  • Cornell University, B.S. Urban and Regional Studies

Elected to Council: 2023 with term set to expire in 2027

City Council Committees Appointed by Mayor

  • Affordable Housing Implementation Committee
  • Central Pines Regional Council - Center of the Region Enterprise (CORE)
  • Durham Arts Council
  • Durham Central Park
  • Durham Chapel Hill Carrboro MPO (Non-voting alternate)
  • Durham Open Space & Trails Commission
  • Environmental Affairs Board
  • Homeless Services Advisory Committee (Alternate)
  • Joint City-County Planning Committee
  • Participatory Budget Steering Committee (Alternate)
  • Council Legislative Committee

Community Involvement & Organizations

  • Certified - American Institute of Certified Planners
  • Member - American Planning Association
  • Accredited - Congress for New Urbanism
  • Member - Democratic Socialists of America