Leo J. (Lee) Baxter is a native Minnesotan who departed active military service in 1999 as an Army Major General after 31 years. An adopted Oklahoman, he has subsequently served as Vice President of Cameron University, a regional university of the University of Oklahoma system, as a market President for BancFirst, one of Oklahoma’s largest banking institutions, as a Vice President of Communication Technologies, Inc. in Chantilly, Virginia, and as President and Chief Operating Officer for JB Management, Inc., a Service Disabled Veteran Owned defense business in Alexandria, Virginia. He now devotes his energy to civic and community matters, and to Signal Mountain Associates, Inc., which he founded in 1999. This Oklahoma company provides consulting services in business development and marketing to a wide variety of defense and training management companies across the United States.