Cathy R. Smith has served as a director of Baxter since July 2017.
Smith is executive vice president and chief financial officer at Target Corporation (Target). As previously disclosed by Target, Ms. Smith has announced her intention to retire from Target effective May 1, 2020. She will continue serving as Target's Chief Financial Officer until her successor has been appointed, after which time she has agreed to provide strategic advisory services through her retirement date. Prior to joining Target in 2015, Smith served as executive vice president and chief financial officer at Express Scripts from 2014 to 2015 and at Walmart International from 2010 to 2014. Earlier in her career, she served as chief financial officer at GameStop and others. Smith currently serves as director of PPG Industries, Inc.