Jack Cox is the principal coastal engineer for Edgewater Resources, where he directs the planning, design, and construction of large and complex waterfront and harbor works projects worldwide. He possesses internationally recognized credentials in nearshore hydrodynamics, coastal processes, arctic and ice engineering, harbor works, breakwaters, fixed and floating marine structures, shore protection, port planning, marina design, and navigation. Jack is a board-certified diplomate and trustee of the Academy of Coastal, Ocean, Port and Navigation Engineers, in the fields of coastal engineering, port engineering, and navigation engineering, being only one of 10 experts worldwide to hold that distinction. Jack is an adjunct professor at the University of Wisconsin, author of the ASCE manual, 50 Guidelines for the Planning and Design of Small Craft Harbors, and award-winning lecturer in the fields of coastal and maritime engineering. He is a registered professional engineer in 14 coastal states in the United States and in the country of Cyprus.