As the chief elected officer of American Mensa, LaRae Bakerink leads and coordinates the activities of the American Mensa Committee and other volunteers.
A member of San Diego Mensa since 2001, LaRae previously served on the AMC as Second Vice Chair and National Testing Officer. In addition, she has served as chapter President, Testing Coordinator, and Webmaster.
LaRae, who is retired but still consulting, has a bachelor’s in finance and an M.B.A. in management. She lives in San Diego with her husband, Steve.
She was re-elected Chair in 2019.