Erika Cox teaches Upper School science at the Academy, in addition to coaching the cheer squad. She grew up in Bay Minette, Alabama. Mrs. Cox received her Bachelor's degree from the Auburn University in Secondary Education 6-12, with a special emphasis in Chemistry and Biology. Prior to joining the Academy as a staff member in 2013, Erika taught at Danville High School for 4 years and later she taught science to various home school groups. She and her husband, Corry, are the parents of Ben and Macy, both of whom attend the Academy. Erika is an active member at Whitesburg Baptist Church, where she teaches an adult Sunday school class. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time with her family. Her favorite Bible verse is Jeremiah 29:11.