Tuesday December 3rd, 2013 - 9:28AM
Lt. Gen. Samuel Cox has assumed the board chairmanship of the Army & Air Force Exchange Service. He became chairman of the exchange board of directors on December 2 after confirmation by the United States Senate on November 5 as Air Force Deputy Chief of Staff for Manpower, Personnel and Services.
Cox replaces Lt. Gen. Darrell Jones, who served as chairman beginning April 2013 and who retired from the Air Force on November 21.
Prior to his current assignment, Cox was Director/Operations and Plans, United States Transportation Command, Scott Air Force Base, IL., responsible for directing the deployment of forces and the distribution of supplies and equipment for humanitarian, peacetime and wartime operations for the U.S. Department of Defense.