Bob Cox http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Moving Forward At The Missouri History Museum http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/moving-forward-missouri-history-museum <p>Bob Cox, a former senior vice president of St. Louis-based technology company Emerson, was hired last week to be the temporary leader of the Missouri History Museum.</p><p>The tax payer funded institution has been mired in controversy since the Museum overpaid for land, a sale which involved ex-Mayor Freeman Bosley Jr.&nbsp; Bosley had recently stepped down from the Museum’s board of trustees.</p><p>Longtime Missouri History Museum President Bob Archibald <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/archibald-resigns-history-museum-president">resigned in December 2012</a>.</p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 19:26:01 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 27133 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Moving Forward At The Missouri History Museum Former Emerson Executive Named Interim President Of History Museum http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/former-emerson-executive-named-interim-president-history-museum <p>A former senior vice president of St. Louis-based technology company Emerson has been tapped as the temporary leader of the Missouri History Museum post.</p><p>Bob Cox will serve as a part-time consultant to the museum until December 31, though <a href="http://www.scribd.com/doc/144903128/Bob-Cox-consulting-contract">the contract</a> can be terminated early if a full-time president is found before then. Cox will receive $85 an hour for his work, but is not eligible for health care or other benefits.</p> Fri, 31 May 2013 15:55:02 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 26932 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Former Emerson Executive Named Interim President Of History Museum