Stephanie Cox of Newport was recently elected by the student body at Arkansas State University-Newport to serve as Student Government Association Vice President for the remainder of the academic year.

A 1997 graduate of Newport High School, Cox is pursuing an Associate of Nursing degree from ASUN. Stephanie enjoys reading, writing, and exercise. She also spends her time giving back to her community through church involvement with First Baptist Diaz, volunteering with such activities as Girl Scouts and at local organizations including St. Michael’s Nursing home. She is the wife of Randall Cox and has three children and three grandchildren.