Jessica Cox has conceived and executed numerous award-winning creative media campaigns captivating viewers nationwide. Comfortable working alongside world-class athletes and leading top-tier creative talent, Jessica is currently a Producer of On-Air Promotions at FOX Sports South. Her deep understanding of a variety of major league sports, combined with a natural ability to plan and lead the production process, Jessica designs storytelling campaigns that utilize all delivery platforms.
Her leadership and pursuit of creative excellence has earned Jessica a Cynopsis Sports Media Award, 6 Emmy Award Nominations, a photography publication in “Power Players” (Sports Business Journal) and FOX Sports Woman of the Week and of the Month.
Prior to joining FOX Sports South, Jessica freelanced as a Video Editor and Media Manager with FOX Sports San Diego. She collaborated with teams on the conceptualization and execution of custom content for multi-channel delivery including broadcast, social media and digital. Jessica also led the training of new Production Assistants ensuring exacting standards for the network were met. In February of 2016, she was promoted to Editor of On-Air Promotions, where she trained before joining the team in Atlanta that following December.
A veteran of the US Navy, Jessica left the service in 2009. She then spent 6 months in Japan volunteering with the Armed Forces Network at the Misawa Air Force Base in Aomori. This volunteer experience would be the catalyst for Jessica’s career in Broadcast Media.
On a personal level, Jessica enjoys ‘paying it forward’ through volunteer work and mentor-ship. She was a student mentor at Cumberland Academy: Autism School of Atlanta in 2017 and 2018. Also, she is a member of FOX Vets, Women of FOX Sports, and Women in Sports Entertainment. She shares her love of all things four-legged through volunteer work at various animal rescues. She proudly served as part of a team that raised over $300,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in 2016. It might also surprise you to know that Jessica is a classically trained violinist, and spent 6 years in the Flag Line with the Baltimore Ravens Marching Band.
Originally from Smithsburg, Maryland and having spent many years moving around the country, Jessica now calls Atlanta, Georgia home. She’s passionate about deaf culture, eSports, military appreciation, and raising awareness for Autism. In her free time, she enjoys family, music, movies, books, gaming and learning sign language.