Robert (Bob) Baker joined Lerch Bates in 2013 as the Business Line Manager for the Logistics Group. Bob has more than thirty years of experience in design consulting and engineering documentation. His vast experience includes consulting on materials management, waste management and materials handling projects throughout the United States. He also has extensive involvement with complex systems including automated transport systems, distribution centers and waste processing departments, with experience in healthcare, mixed-use and transportation projects. Bob previously managed a busy computer aided drafting and engineering department for a major foodservice consulting firm. He also has provided consulting and design services on significant materials handling projects utilizing both advanced technology and more traditional solutions. He is exceptionally proficient with both Revit and AutoCAD software. Bob earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland University College.