Janice Baker

Janice M. Baker


Janice joined the City of Mississauga in May, 1999 as commissioner of Corporate Services and treasurer and was promoted to city manager and chief administrative officer in 2005.

Janice has an extensive background in both the private and public sector. She has 29 years of municipal government and fiscal administration experience, having previously held senior

roles at both the City of St. John's, Newfoundland and the City of Oshawa, Ontario.

Janice has received a number of awards including: three time WXN Top 100 Award winner in the Public Sector Leaders category and was inducted into the WXN Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women’s Hall of Fame in 2010; the FCPA designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario (ICAO) in 2011; the Excellence in Municipal Finance Award from the Municipal Finance Officers Association of Ontario (MFOA) in 2011.

She currently serves on various Boards and Committees and has a long history of community and professional volunteer service.

Janice has a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland and holds the designation of Chartered Professional Accountant. She resides in Mississauga.