Charles Dunbar, Jr.
Career Service Award 2017

Kathy Baker, Human Resources Consultant Specialist for State Civil Service, has worked for the State of Louisiana for over 30 years and has served our citizens at the Baton Rouge Information and Testing Office since 2007. Not only is Kathy a dedicated employee who always strives to do her best, she has been instrumental in consolidating and streamlining the test scoring process, implementing a new Scantron software and developing an improved security tracking system of test booklet inventory. She goes above and beyond to assist Veterans and their spouses at Veteran's job fairs and Yellow Ribbon events. Kathy serves as the Vice President of the Blue Star Mothers of America, Louisiana Geaux Seven Chapter, and facilitates care package supply drives for the deployed. She coordinates food drives for the homeless Veterans in Baton Rouge and delivers handmade quilts to Veterans as well. She is also an active member of her church, where she serves as Treasurer, and has been dedicated to restoring the church following the 2016 floods. Congratulations Kathy and thank you for all you do! We're proud to have you on our team!