Interview: The Past and Future of the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy

Jul 8, 2021

Howard H. Baker, Jr. Center for Public Policy on the University of Tennessee - Knoxville campus

The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy on the University of Tennessee - Knoxville campus isn’t well known in the Knoxville area, but it has become very well known at the state and federal levels as a research hub and think tank in Energy and the Environment; Global Security; and Leadership and Governance. This summer, the Baker Center’s leadership is changing.

Marianne Wanamaker, Executive Director of the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy

Economist Marianne Wanamaker is taking over as Executive Director from fellow economist Matt Murray, who is retiring. WUOT's Chrissy Keuper spoke with both of them about the Center.  

Matt Murray, Executive Director of the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy from 2012 to 2021