Ms. Baird is the founder of Kim Baird Strategic Consulting and former elected Chief and Strategic Initiatives Director of the self-governing Tsawwassen First Nation.
Ms. Baird currently serves on the boards of numerous organizations including the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, the Public Policy Forum, the Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping and the Vancouver Board of Trade. She also served on the Board of BC Hydro for six years. Ms. Baird holds an ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors.
In 2016, Ms. Baird was awarded the Order of British Columbia after being named a Member of the Order of Canada two years earlier. She is also a recipient of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal, the Indspire Award, and, in 2008, was awarded Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award.