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Rodney L. Baxter

P.E. Vice President & Phoenix Office Director


Rodney Baxter is a key member of the firm’s Construction Engineering practice. He has considerable experience in structural design and analysis, with specializations in structural steel design, fabrication and erection engineering. He collaborates with construction managers, contractors, fabricators, erectors and other project partners to improve efficiency through methods like advanced project delivery, integrated modeling and connection design. During his career, Rodney has been involved in a wide range of projects in the United States and internationally. He has worked on a host of large sports venues, such as Yankee Stadium in Bronx, New York, and MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, and long-spans, including Phoenix Convention Center in Arizona and massive aircraft maintenance hangars at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. In addition, he has many tall commercial and residential towers, healthcare and cultural facilities to his credit. Rodney is a member of the Research Council on Structural Connections.


B.S., Architectural Engineering, Kansas State University

Rodney’s background in the construction industry helps when creative solutions are needed to solve challenging problems.