R. R. Baxter

R.R Baxter


R. R. Baxter

BSChE ‘48

President and CEO

C. F. Industries, Inc.



Mr. Baxter held a number of positions in petroleum, petrochemical and agricultural operations during seven years with Standard Oil of Indiana, and nine years with Exxon Corporation.  In 1965 he joined C.F. Industries, Inc., a Fortune 500 company and a major manufacturer of chemical fertilizers for farmer-owned cooperatives.  He served as Vice President and Executive Vice President before being named to his present position.


Mr. Baxter received a MSChE from Iowa State University and is active in several professional and civic organizations.