Coach Benn Baker enters his first season as the Video Coordinator for the UM-Dearborn basketball
Coach Baker has been coaching basketball for eight years at various places, including the Catholic
Youth Organization (CYO), Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA), and the Catholic High
School Association (CHSL). Benn spent most of his time at Dearborn Divine Child High School and was a
graduate from the school in 2014.
He graduated from Eastern Michigan University with his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Communications in 2018 on the Dean’s List; he then graduated from the University of Michigan-Dearborn in 2019 with a Master’s in Business Administration and a concentration in Supply Chain Management on the Dean’s List. Coach Baker currently works for Copper Hill Inc. in Customs Compliance as an Analyst and is the Assistant Athletic Director at Dearborn Divine Child. Benn has also coached baseball at the high school level for eight years at various schools in the CHSL, Downriver League, and the KLAA. Coach Baker recently purchased his first house in Dearborn with his fiancé Paige.