Faculty Profile for Daniel G Baker

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Daniel G Baker
Senior Lecturer — Dept of Health & Human Performance
JOW 136A
phone: (512) 245-2957

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewas. One half Chippewa, Belcourt North Dakota. Nine years elementary - Indian boarding school in North Dakota, High School - Indian boarding school in South Dakota. US Air Force veteran.

Teaching Interests

Tennis, golf, martial arts, and running.

Research Interests

none

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Council of Elders. July 30, 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: KOA Hall of Fame. July 30, 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: State and National Collegiate Championships 2017. February 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Coaching honor: Texas State Judo Team, 3rd. place in State Collegiate Judo Championships. January 1, 2014 - December 1, 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Coaching honor: Texas State Judo Team, 2nd. Place (Texas State Collegiate Judo Championships). January 1, 2013 - December 1, 2013

Selected Service Activities

Executive Board Sr. Advisor
Kajukenbo Ohana Association
January 1, 2013-Present
Advisor & Coach
Texas State Judo Team
August 1988-Present
Advisor & Coach
Texas State Karate Team
August 1977-Present
Officer
KOA (Kajudenbo Ohana Association)
January 1, 2007-December 1, 2013