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Background Information

Employment History

The Nation

SportAccord

Worldwide Chair and Chief Executive Officer

Burson-Marsteller GmbH & Co

Chairman

Penn Schoen Berland

Editor

U.S. News

Worldwide Chair and Chief Executive Officer

Burson-Marsteller LLC

Communications Director and Chief Speechwriter

The White House

Senior Reporter

ALM

Associate

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Affiliations

Emeritus Board of Directors Member
National Press Foundation

Member, Board
The News Literacy Project

Member
Council on Foreign Relations

Board Member
PR Council

Board of Trustees Member
Urban Institute

Chair of the Board of Directors
PBS

Board Member
MediaRoom

Vice Chair of the Board of Directors
U.S. Public Broadcasting Service

Advisory Board Member
Toura LLC

Various Boards of Directors
City Year DC

Board of Trustees
Institute for Public Relations

Clinton Advisor
Morelos

Board Member
Online Publishers Association

Board Member
Greater Washington Board of Trade

Member of Board of Trustees
Greater Washington Initiative

Visiting Fellow
Harvard University

Board Member
National Foundation for the Improvement of Education

Board Member
Voyager Learning Company

Board Member
The America Prepared Campaign Inc

Board Member
Sopris Learning Research

Board Member
Strathmore Hall Arts Center

Board Member
Washington DC

Senior Executive Vice President for Strategy and Development
Discovery Communications, Inc.

Founder
Silverdocs , America

Senior Advisor
Platform Equity

Founder
Democratic Leadership Council's journal

Education

B.A.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

B.A.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

J.D.

The University of Virginia School of Law

J.D.

University of Virginia Law School

J.D.

University of Virginia School of Law

M.A.

International Relations

London School of Economics

Master

International Relations

London School of Economics and Political Science

Web References (190 Total References)


Board of Directors | PR Council

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Donald A. Baer
Worldwide Chairman and CEO of the Strategic Communications firm Burson-Marsteller; Chairman of the Research Firm Penn, Schoen & Berland
Mr. Baer has been a leader and executive in media and communications for a wide range of business, government, and nonprofit organizations. In 2014, he was elected chair of the PBS board of directors and to the board of directors at Meredith, a major media company. From 1998 to 2007, he was Discovery Communications' senior vice president for strategy and development. He was a senior adviser to President Bill Clinton, including stints as his director of strategic planning and communications and as chief speechwriter/director of speechwriting and research. A former media lawyer, reporter, and magazine editor, Baer has won two Writers Guild of America awards for his work on the annual Kennedy Center Honors TV production. He also led the creation of Silverdocs, the American Film Institute and Discovery Communications' annual documentary festival.


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Donald A. Baer

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Donald A. Baer
Worldwide Chairman and CEO of the Strategic Communications firm Burson-Marsteller; Chairman of the Research Firm Penn, Schoen & Berland
Mr. Baer has been a leader and executive in media and communications for a wide range of business, government, and nonprofit organizations. In 2014, he was elected chair of the PBS board of directors and to the board of directors at Meredith, a major media company. From 1998 to 2007, he was Discovery Communications' senior vice president for strategy and development. He was a senior adviser to President Bill Clinton, including stints as his director of strategic planning and communications and as chief speechwriter/director of speechwriting and research. A former media lawyer, reporter, and magazine editor, Baer has won two Writers Guild of America awards for his work on the annual Kennedy Center Honors TV production. He also led the creation of Silverdocs, the American Film Institute and Discovery Communications' annual documentary festival.


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Donald A. Baer

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Donald A. Baer Worldwide Chairman and CEO of the strategic communications firm Burson-Marsteller and Chairman of the research firm Penn, Schoen & Berland
Mr. Baer has been a leader and executive in media and communications for a wide range of business, government, and nonprofit organizations. In 2014, he was elected chair of the PBS Board of Directors and to the board of directors at Meredith, a major media company. From 1998 to 2007, he was Discovery Communications senior vice president for strategy and development. He was a senior adviser to President Bill Clinton, including stints as his director of strategic planning and communications and as chief speechwriter/director of speechwriting and research. A former media lawyer, reporter, and magazine editor, Baer has won two Writers Guild of America awards for his work on the annual Kennedy Center Honors TV production. He also led the creation of Silverdocs, the American Film Institute and Discovery Communications' annual documentary festival.

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