Stacy Cox (BS Accounting/Minor Economics, Masters of Public Service) serves Hope Rises as a board member and treasurer. Ms. Cox previously worked as an auditor for the State of Arkansas before returning to school to obtain her master’s degree. She now works as the clinical education coordinator for Angiodynamics. Prior to joining Hope Rises’ board of directors, Ms. Cox volunteered with the organization and partnered on a research project to learn more about the needs of women during reentry. This partnership resulted in a deeper understanding of what the women were experiencing during reentry and provided materials for outreach and awareness.