Ms. Baer is the President of Personal Cities. She is a champion of creative collaboration between the public and private sector and has worked with city leaders worldwide for over 20 years.
The goal at Personal Cities is to build trust among diverse stakeholders, to move leaders to faster, better decisions that energize a city toward livability, sustainability and citizen happiness.
Throughout her career, Ms. Baer has held executive positions in the private sector including BellSouth (ATT), Discovery Communications, Sprint Nextel, Ridge Global and Bloomberg Government.
She is on the Board of Directors of CIVIQ, on the Advisory Board of CityZenith and Nektria; she consults and advises dozens of other companies in Europe, the US and the GCC.
Ms. Baer has recently moved from her home in Washington, DC to live in Germany for the year.