Name: Rita Baker
City of residence: Freeburg
Family status: Divorced
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Education: bachelors degree from SIUE
Occupation: Retired teacher
Political party: Not provided
Office sought: Village trustee
Campaign e-mail: Not provided
Previously held offices: Library trustee six years; village trustee 12 years.
What qualifies you for this position?
“I have served 12 years previously. I’m an interested citizen who has the time and effort for my town.”
What is the top issue in your race, and how would you address it?
“I just want to do the best job possible for the village and its citizens.”