Kelli Cox has taught at Trevecca University for one year. She studied at University of Miami under the direction of Vince Maggio. She has been an adjunct professor at Belmont University for one semester, taught at the Nashville Jazz Workshop and was the music coordinator at Raquette Lake Camp in upstate New York. She toured on cruise ships, played off Broadway shows, played many casuals, and was part of the Miami Heat rock n’ roll Band. She played for numerous artists such as Jon Hendricks, Duffy Jackson, and Bobby Vinton She has also had performances with LeAnne Rimes, Lori Morgan, and Jennifer Day. She currently directs her own band, The Kelli Cox Collaborative and has been a featured performer at numerous jazz festivals and is one of the featured performers at this year’s Murfreesboro Jazz Festival. Her first cd is being released on June 10, 2012.