Uchenna Baker


Vice President for Student Affairs & Dean of Students

Dr. Baker joined Puget Sound in July of 2018. She previously served as assistant dean of campus life and director of residence life at Elon University in North Carolina. Her extensive experience in student life includes previous roles at University of North Carolina, Wilmington; Utica College (New York); and Rutgers University (New Jersey). She earned an M.Ed. in counseling psychology and a B.A. in English and sociology, both from Rutgers University, and a Ph.D. in educational policy with a focus on urban education through a joint program of Rutgers University and the New Jersey Institute of Technology.