Instruments of Hope

The St. Francis Sculpture Garden for Prayer and Meditation at Marywood

William B. Cox

Vice President, Cox Medendorp Olson Architects, Inc.

 Registered Architect
State of Michigan - 1983
National Council of Architectural Boards - Certified 1990

A.S. Architecture - Ferris State College - 1966

Architect (1981 to present)
Cox Medendorp Olson Architects Incorporated- Grand Rapids, Michigan

Mr. Cox is the Vice President of CMO.  He is a founding partner with extensive project experience including civic, municipal, religious, resident and commercial projects.  As a designer, he is responsible for the creation or everything from programming through conceptual design to final detailed drawings.  He reviews designs for most of the projects in the firm, and is involved in insuring design consistency through each project.  He is fluent in AutoCAD, Photoshop and other graphic software programs; and is responsible for most graphic and presentation artwork.  As project architect and a lead designer, he is also involved in color and material selection for most building projects.


       Assumption Catholic Church Belmont, Michigan
       Commercial Contractors Grand Haven, Michigan
       East Grand Rapids Community Center East Grand Rapids, Michigan
       Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park Grand Rapids, Michigan
       Grand Rapids Fire Station #1 Grand Rapids, Michigan
       Heritage Point Grand Rapids, Michigan
       Wolverine Gas and Oil Grand Rapids, Michigan
       Wolverine World Wide Rockford, Michigan
Ada Historical Society