Vice Chancellor for Administration and Planning
Marilyn Cox joined the University of Washington Bothell in May 2008. She has over twenty years of experience in higher education planning, budgeting, personnel management and project development. She comes to UW Bothell from UW Seattle where she was the Assistant Vice Provost for Capital Planning. Her previous positions include Director of Capital and Space Planning at UW Seattle, Planning Supervisor/SEPA Chief for the King County Department of Development and Environmental Services, and Assistant Director of Physical Planning at the University of California, San Diego.
Cox has announced her intention to retire, effective December of 2013. A search for her successor is under way.
In her role as Assistant Vice Provost for Capital Planning, Marilyn was responsible for the coordination and implementation of campus planning efforts including the University's six and ten year state funded capital improvement programs. Her efforts were instrumental in providing support for several UW Bothell projects, including the SR 522 South Campus Access project, preliminary scoping discussions for UW Bothell Phase 3, and the UW Bothell/Cascadia Community College Master Plan update.
Marilyn received her BA in Environmental Studies/Geology from the University of California, Santa Barbara and has completed extensive continuing education in communications, law, and management including the UW Cascade School of Management. She is a member of the Society of College and University Planners.