In 2018, Kevin Cook was named to the new position of Vice President - Strategic Marketing. A member of the Space Foundation team since 2003, he previously was responsible for overseeing marketing and communications efforts across the Space Foundation enterprise. Prior to joining the Space Foundation, he held leadership positions with marketing and communications firms in Honolulu, Seattle and Los Angeles. He has extensive experience in advertising, public relations and promotional marketing, and has provided solutions for corporate, industry and consumer audiences on a local, regional and national basis. He has been recognized by business journals, including AdWeek and PROMO Magazine and by the Public Relations Society of America. Cook is a graduate of McNeese State University, Lake Charles, La., and is an alumni member of the Kappa Alpha Order, Delta Xi Chapter.