Darrell Baker

Darrell Baker


Darrell Baker is the current President – Optometry Australia.

Optometry Australia completed a major consultation project Р Optometry 2040 Р Looking at the long term future of Optometry considering the objectives and expectations of the professional.


Darrell Baker graduated in Optometry in Johannesburg, and later worked in Zimbabwe and the UK, before migrating to Australia where I’ve now been living for 18 years.

Darrell Baker has a keen interest in contact lens fitting, Orthokeratology, and management of neurological disorders, as well as furthering the profession through my roles as President of Optometry WA and Vice-President of the national board of Optometry Australia. Playing the guitar and participating in sport are a few of my favourite pastimes.