Dr. William E. Cox, EdD

Dr. William E. Cox, EdD, is the President, CEO and co-founder of Cox, Matthews & Associates, Inc.

Cox, Matthews & Associates, Inc. is a Fairfax, Virginia, firm specializing in publishing, research, satellite television production, training and consulting. Dr. Cox is also the President & CEO of Diverse: Issues In Higher Education,formerly Black Issues In Higher Education, an award-winning, national news magazine that has been serving higher education since 1984.

Dr. Cox is a member of the Board of Trustees of Excelsior College, the American Counseling Association Foundation Board, and the Boost Alcohol Consciousness Concerning the Health of University Students (BACCHUS) Board. He is a former member of the National Council for Education and Human Development at The George Washington University, and The University of the District of Columbia School of Business. He is a life member of both the NAACP and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity and a member of the Beta Nu Boule’ Fraternity, and was also Chairman of the Lifelong Education Advisory Board at Harvard University. Dr. Cox, a founding shareholder of MainStreet Bank, received the Distinguished Leadership Award from the National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (NAFEO) (1999).