Special Assistant to the President
Mr. Fox has served as Assistant to the President/Community Relations at the University
of the Incarnate Word since 2006.
A member of the President’s Executive Council, Mr. Fox assists and counsels the President
on local, state and federal governmental and business matters as they relate to UIW,
such as infrastructure improvements. He also consults with other University officials
on variety of issues such as the development of new academic sites, funding of endowed
teaching chairs and the procurement of federal grants. In addition, Mr. Fox is an
instructor of Management Theory and Practice in the H-E-B School of Business and Administration.
Mr. Fox served as City Manager of San Antonio from 1982 to 1990. Working alongside
former Mayor Henry Cisneros, Mr. Fox is credited with modernizing city operations.
Mr. Fox is also credited with improving San Antonio’s infrastructure through a number
of civic improvement projects, including renovation of HemisFair Park and construction
of a new drainage system. In 1988, Mr. Fox was selected as City Manager of the Year
by Governing (formerly City & State magazine), which is published by Congressional Quarterly.
Prior to joining Incarnate Word, Mr. Fox served as City Manager of Lubbock, Texas
from 2004 to 2005. He had previously operated a consulting firm in San Antonio and
was chairman of the Urban Administration Master’s Program at Trinity University.
Mr. Fox has a Master of Public Administration from the University of Kansas; a Senior
Executive Certificate from the JFK School of Government at Harvard University; a Bachelor
of Science in Public Administration from the University of Missouri; and an Associate
Degree in Pre-Business from Harris Teacher’s College (MO).