Dr. Tom Cox attended Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas for a Bachelor’s in General Studies and a Master’s in Applied Linguistics. He earned a doctorate in Adult, Professional, and Community Education from Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. Dr. Cox has been teaching at San Antonio College since the summer of 2001. He was instrumental in developing the certification test for interpreters used in Texas, Michigan, Illinois, and Missouri. In addition to his teaching, Dr. Cox maintain an interpreting practice working between English and American Sign Language in various settings.