Mark Baker graduated from Curtin University (formerly WAIT) in 1983. He worked at various practices in Perth prior to joining Meyer Shircore in 1998. He became a design partner of the practice in 2005. Mr Baker is responsible for the initiation of design concepts and the ongoing monitoring and review of the development of the design. He is intensely committed to design excellence and contributing positively to the built environment. His broad design experience incorporates architecture, planning and interior design. He also oversees all major design projects and also mentors post-graduates in their formative career development. Mr Baker was a member of the Design Advisory Committee at the City of Vincent which provides the City with high-level independent expert advice and expertise on urban design, architecture, landscape design, sustainability and heritage in relation to proposals referred to the Committee for consideration.