Aaron Baker’s top skill is knowing real people that have an interest in tough issues. His warm, but direct personality helps clients understand what is happening in the trenches and throughout the management of various projects.
Aaron serves as a Vice President of Clout Public Affairs. He’s Clout’s go-to guy when it comes to managing efforts dealing with neighbors, customers and competitors. If companies have a problem, Aaron can help.
Today, Aaron leads Clout’s efforts with a large portfolio of corporate clients in several states. This includes influencing both public policy and opinion through competition research for corporate clients, campaign and organization management, earned media, grasstops outreach and lobbying. Aaron has worked on campaigns and policies since 2002. He came to Axiom Strategies from the office of United States Congressman Sam Graves (MO-06) and previously worked in the Missouri Senate. Aaron managed the launch of what is today referred to as Clout Public Affairs.
Aaron’s experience in the political landscape includes serving as grassroots director and a spokesperson for statewide campaigns for governor, United States Senate and ballot initiatives. His legislative background includes work in healthcare, utilities, transportation and education reform. In 2016, Aaron was named one of the top ten “game-changers” in Missouri’s campaigns.
A graduate of the University of Missouri, Aaron lives on a farm in Atlanta, Missouri with his wife and four children. The Bakers helped found a non-for-profit ministry in Aaron’s hometown and they are members of the Agriculture Leadership of Tomorrow (ALOT), Farm Bureau, the Missouri Cattlemen’s Association and serve as emergency foster parents.