St. Louis, Missouri
Drury Class of 1967
Year of Election as Trustee: 1994
Bob Cox is senior vice president - Administration of Emerson Electric Co. Bob has held a number of positions with Emerson and with Monsanto Company prior to Emerson. He earned a bachelor of arts degree from Drury College in 1967 and an MBA from Indiana University in 1969. He has been active in alumni activities with his alma maters and is past co-chairman of Drury's St. Louis Alumni Club.
Bob is a member of the Executive Board of the St. Louis Area Council, Boy Scouts of America, and is active in United Way fundraising in the greater St. Louis area. He is an Executive Committee member of the Regional Commerce and Growth Association in St. Louis and a Director of the St. Louis Club. He is also a Director of Reliance Bancshares, Inc.
Bob has three children: Robert III, Steven and Carolyn. His wife Mary attended Drury in 1962-1964.