Kevin Baxter - Chester Cathedral

Kevin Baxter

Communications Director

Kevin is passionate about tourism and the visitor economy, having worked in the industry since his teenage years, starting his career with The Boat Museum in Ellesmere Port. 

He graduated from Liverpool John Moores University in 1988 (at Liverpool Cathedral!) with a BA Hons in business, gained whilst working full time at Tatton Park. He went on to work within marketing for Visit Chester & Cheshire before joining a national hotel group based in North Wales. Kevin joined the Cathedral as Marketing Manager in 2017 before assuming broader responsibility for fundraising, communications and marketing in 2020.

Kevin is a major theme park and rollercoaster fan, and loves everything ‘customer journey.’ He advocates strongly for Chester, and for the role the Cathedral can play in its development. He is a proud Ambassador for Chester Great and Small.

Sign up to our newsletter and stay up to date with all the latest events, news and offers

It costs £6,000 a day to care for our historic building and to maintain our worship and music tradition. We rely on the kindness and generosity of people like you to power our work.