Dana Powell Baker, MBA, MS, MLS (ASCP)CM
Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL)
Baker has been recognized with various awards for her contributions and service to the medical laboratory profession, most recently being named as a co-recipient of the 2022 ASCP President’s Award. She serves in leadership roles across professional organizations, including the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) and the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS). She is actively engaged in the mentorship of emerging laboratory professionals.
Baker earned her baccalaureate degree in medical technology from Georgia Southern University. Additionally, she holds a master’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in human resource management and a Master of Science degree in Healthcare Simulation. Currently, Baker is pursuing her doctoral degree in curriculum and instruction with a focus on diversity in curriculum studies at the University of South Carolina.