J.K. Baxter is responsible for leading HOLT CAT’s new and used machine sales, rentals and inventory management operations in addition to HOLT Mining Solutions and SITECH Tejas.
J.K. joined HOLT CAT in 2002, leading its Financial Marketing Group – a customer-focused financial solutions provider – and subsequently served as General Manager of HOLT Crane & Equipment – a Link-Belt Crane distributor. In 2013 he was promoted to Senior Vice President/General Manager of the HOLT CAT Machine Division, responsible for the divisions’ sales, parts and service operations.
Prior to joining HOLT CAT, he held leadership positions in a variety of industries including banking, real estate finance, telecommunications, and technology development and distribution.
A native Texan, J.K. grew up in the farming and ranching community of Vernon and earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Baylor University in Waco, Texas.
He is involved with his local church; is an active supporter of Child Advocates San Antonio (CASA), serving as past Board Member and Treasurer; supports the United Way; and is a past volunteer with Slam Dunk for Life; North East San Antonio Co-Op; Mays Family YMCA; and is a founding board member of the Promontory Pointe Swim Team.
J.K. and his wife, Jana, have a son and daughter.