Meet Our Members – Terry Baxter

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Representative Terry Baxter is just finished serving his first term in the Iowa House.  He represents Iowa’s 8th District, which includes Algona, Clarion, Eagle Grove and Garner.

Rep. Baxter serves on the Environmental Protection, Judiciary, Local Government, and Public Safety committees.

Terry is the co-founder and serves as the Executive Director of Global Compassion Network, an organization that provides aid, domestically and internationally, to disaster-stricken areas.  He has traveled on several mission trips to help those less fortunate.

Terry has been married to his wife Debby for 34 years, and is a proud father and grandfather. He is a 24 year resident of Iowa, living 17 years in Hancock County.  He has strong connections all across House District 8.

To contact Terry, email him at

  • Kathy Hansen

    What a blessing to have Representatives tht serve the people and the Lord at the same time. Truely a balance that is needed today!