Sherry J. Cook



Department

Marketing
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Marketing
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Details

Teaching

  • MKT 350 Principles of Marketing
  • MKT 354 Principles of Advertising 
  • MKT 456 Advanced Advertising 
  • MKT 485 Marketing Yourself 

Professional experience

  • Co-creator/developer/author: The Quirkles and Fuddlebrook School Science Series (in more than 3,000 classrooms across the country) www.quirkles.com, 2004 - present
  • Private Consulting: College Relations, Strategic Planning, Board Development, Non-profit Marketing (on-going)
  • Missouri State University - Director, Office of Cooperative Education, 1982 - 1990; Asst. Director, University Career Services, Dec. 1987 - 1990

Research and professional interests

  • Cohort analysis 
  • Nonprofit marketing, leadership and board development 
  • Technology and marketing trends 
  • Recruitment issues

Other interests

  • Cooking 
  • Studying and experimenting with various wines 
  • Travel 
  • Gardening
  • Reading 
  • Watching sports of all kinds
  • Enjoying theater - especially musicals 

Awards and honors

  • Missouri Women in Business Innovation Award nominee, 2008
  • Springfield Business Journal’s Most Influential Women recipient, 2005 
  • Alumni of the Year, Missouri State University - West Plains, 2001
  • President, Junior League of Springfield, Missouri, 1999 - 2000
  • Member, Leadership Springfield Class XIV, 1998 - 1999