Gary Baikie is currently the Visitor Experience/Product Development Manager for the Torngat Mountains National Park He joined Parks Canada in 2006 as the Visitor Experience Coordinator.
Gary was elected to the LIA board in 2004 and appointed as the Treasurer of LIA. In 2005 when the Nunatsiavut Government was formed he became the Transitional Minister of Finance, Human Resources and Information Technology. Gary was also the Director of the Torngasok Cultural Centre from 1989-2002. In 1996 he was seconded to the Land Claims team when the Labrador Inuit comprehensive land claim was fast tracked. During his time at LIA Gary also represented Labrador Inuit as a delegate to all but one ICC conference. He also sat on various national, provincial and local committees representing LIA. He has also served as a Councillor and Mayor on the Nain Town Council. He is currently a Trustee of the Newfoundland and Labrador English School Board, a Board member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Historic Commemoration Board and an active volunteer in the community of Nain.