Executive Director

North Dakota School Boards Association

Alexis Baxley is the Executive Director of the North Dakota School Boards Association (NDSBA), where she leads locally elected school board members in advocating for public education and local control. Prior to joining NDSBA, Alexis spent time with the North Dakota Petroleum Council and Clearwater Communications.

A western-North Dakota native, Alexis has a deep background in government affairs and association management and has enjoyed serving as a champion for North Dakota and its citizens for more than a decade. She graduated from North Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree in public relations and advertising in 2008. Alexis and her husband James live in Bismarck.