Missouri State University

Marketing Department

Sherry Cook, MBA

Senior Instructor

Contact Information

Office: Glass 243
Phone: 417.836.6718


MKT 354 - Principles of Advertising
MKT 456 - Advanced Advertising
MKT 485 - Marketing Yourself

Highest Degree, Concentration and Institution

MBA, Marketing, Missouri State University

Teaching Interests

Principles of marketing, advertising, consumer behavior and marketing yourself

Research Interests

Non-profit sector, cohort analysis, technology/marketing trends and recruitment issues

Honors and Awards

  • Sold more than 100,000 Quirkles books (2011)

  • Nominated for Missouri First Lady Award in Business and Innovation (2008)
  • Named one of Springfield Business Journal's 20 Most Influential Women (2005)
  • Missouri State – West Plains Alumnus of the Year (2001)


I love to cook, study and experiment with various wines, travel, work in my flower gardens, play on my iPad, read and watch plays and musicals.

Favorite Song

I don't have one favorite song, but I like an eclectic group of artists: Allison Kraus, The Eagles, Ella Fitzgerald, The Beatles, Eric Clapton and Michael Bublé.