Harlan Baker is a native of Hartsdale, New York. He graduated from Emerson College in 1969. He has appeared with numerous theatre companies throughout Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Oklahoma. He is currently an adjunct instructor in public speaking at both the University of Southern Maine and Southern Maine Community College. He is also an historical interpreter at the Pioneer Village in Salem,Massachusetts as well as a story teller at the Jonathan Corwin Witch House.