Tanya Baker


What do you really do at work?
As an Associate Executive Director & Meetings Manager, I am always looking ahead at new opportunities for my clients. Staying up-to-date on the latest communication, marketing materials and programs for our associations. Along with daily projects, meeting logistics, budgeting and design she is constantly searching for the latest technology, or meeting enhancement our groups can adapt.

Describe your Perfect Day.
Sunshine. On the Lake. Lobster Dinner with dessert included. Surrounded by Puppies.

What’s your Superpower?
The Inspirer: The driving energy in any room, engaging the team, keeping everyone excited about their work while simultaneously increasing morale.

What’s your life motto?
“I figure life’s a gift, and I don’t intend on wasting it.” - Jack, Titanic

What inspires you?
Every day I am inspired and motivated by others. I love having the opportunity to work with prominent members in the scientific & medical industry and truly enjoy getting to know and learning from the new relationships I create every day.

Tanya runs on high energy, forward thinking, creativity and her Himalayan sea salt lamp.  As the Associate Executive Director for the General Thoracic Surgical Club and the Meetings & Engagement Manager for the Peripheral Nerve Society she develops membership initiatives, marketing strategies, event planning and prides herself on providing a dynamic customer service experience to leadership and the Society’s members.

Tanya has been working with Global Management Partners for over two years and has experience in exhibits/sponsorships, international and national meeting planning and administration. She graduated from Hamline University with a degree in Public Relations and a minor in Business Marketing and Sociology. She also has experience in Web Design and software programs, such as Photoshop and InDesign. With her innate creativity and multi-tasking skills, she keeps it creative 24/7 and will always show up to the office with a smile on her face.