Charles S. Cox was named City Manager by the Farmers Branch City Council effective May 3, 2016.
A 24-year veteran of the Farmers Branch staff, Mr. Cox began his municipal government career in Haltom City where he served from 1986 to 1993.
He is a 1983 graduate of Texas Christian University where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration and of Southern Methodist University where he took his Master of Business Administration degree in 1991.
Active in professional circles, Mr. Cox is past president of the Government Finance Officers Association of Texas, and of the GFOA of the United States and Canada.
Additionally, he has been a member of the Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation since 2013.