J. Chris Baker
Chief Information Officer
Chris Baker is chief information officer for Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) and San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), Sempra Energy’s regulated California utilities. He is responsible for information technologies, vision and operational oversight, including computing infrastructure, client services, applications, information security and information management.
He previously served as senior vice president, strategic planning and technology for SoCalGas and SDG&E, as well as director of software development and information management and security administration manager for Sempra Energy.
Baker serves as chairman of the board of directors for Securing Our eCity and is on the boards of EvoNexus and Proximetry. He graduated cum laude from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, where he earned bachelor’s degrees in biology and business administration with an emphasis on computer information systems.