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March 6, 2017

Baker named to UM Foundation

The University of Montevallo has named Bob Baker, owner of Hinkle Roofing, to the UM Foundation Board of Directors.

Baker earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Montevallo in 1978. As a student, he played basketball for the Montevallo Falcons. He has remained an active supporter of UM athletics.

Baker resides in Mountain Brook with his wife Elizabeth and children, Anne and Cile.

 

ABOUT THE FOUNDATION: The University of Montevallo Foundation operates to advance the mission of the University of Montevallo in all of its educational, instructional, service, charitable, and outreach endeavors. The primary purpose of the Foundation is to receive, solicit, accept, hold, administer, use, invest, endow, and disburse private philanthropic gifts, bequests, devises, and all types of property for the exclusive benefit of the University.

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