Representative Terry C. Baxter View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 86 (2015) - 89 (2021)
Home County: Hancock
Terry C. Baxter
Hancock County


Serving first term in House.


Ordained in the Evangelical Free Church of America; pastored several churches; conference and special events speaker both nationally and internationally; co-founder and served as executive director of Global Compassion Network, an organization that provides aid, domestically and internationally, to disaster-stricken areas. Has done missions work in 25 countries around the world.


St. Cloud State University, General Education and Political Science; Whitewater State University, General Education and Philosophy and Ethics; Moody Bible Institute, B.S. degree in Evangelism.

Memberships and Activities

Served as vice president of International Messengers for 18 years. Works with Acts International to provide training for pastors and Christian workers in third world countries around the globe. Frequent speaker at youth events, men’s retreats, and marriage enrichment workshops. Avid writer.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1957 in Cambridge, Minnesota. Resides in Garner.

Family Members

Wife, Debby; nine children.

Text above from Iowa Official Register/Other
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