District 2 - Bob Fox
69914 County Road 5
Franklin, MN 55333
Phone: (507) 557-8265
Commissioner Bob Fox lives on a fourth generation farm in Birch Cooley Township. He and his wife, Karen, have one daughter, who is married. Fox began representing District 2 as a Renville County Commissioner in January of 2003. Prior to becoming a commissioner, he served 12 years as a township supervisor.
Current Member of:
Fox serves on the Minnesota State Extension Committee, for the Association of Minnesota Counties. He also represents Minnesota on the National Association of County Agriculture and Rural Affairs steering committee as Vice-Chair and is a member of the National Counties Association’s Board of Directors.
Past service includes being a member on the Renville County Economic Development Commission in 2000. Fox served on the Minnesota Corn Growers Association for six years and had the privilege to be their state president in 1996. He also served three years on the National Corn Growers Board and was Chairman of the National Public Relations Committee in 1998. Fox was a charter board member of the Franklin Ambulance Association in 2000, on which he served until being elected Renville County Commissioner. He is a thirty-six year member of the Franklin Lion’s Club, a member of the Renville County Historical Society, and the Fairfax Depot Association.
2021 Committee Assignments