Board Member

Judge Pamela Baker

Judge of Division A of The Family Court

Parish of East Baton Rouge

Hon. Pamela J. Baker is Judge of Division A of The Family Court in and for the Parish of East Baton Rouge. She took office on January 1, 2007. Judge Baker received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Louisiana State University in 1981, and her Juris Doctor degree from Louisiana State University in 1984. Prior to her election to the bench, Judge Baker was in private practice for 21 years with the firm of Saltamachia & Baker, where her practice consisted primarily of family law cases. Judge Baker is the immediate past president of the Louisiana Counsel of Juvenile and Family Court Judges Association. She currently serves on the Judicial Commission as that association’s appointee. She is the secretary of the Board of Directors of the First Circuit Judges Association. She is a member of the Advisory Committee of the Judicial Education Curriculum Project, a project of the La. Supreme Court's Protective Order Registry, and a member of the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement and Administration of Criminal Justice Victim Services Advisory Board.