Rod Fox was born and raised in Whitecourt, Alberta. Rod’s professional background is in insurance, finance, marketing, managing, and business relations. Rod is currently the Sales Manager in the four western provinces for the largest Canadian owned insurance premium finance company IFS Inc.
In addition to federal politics Rod has also been active on the local level scene having served as a director on the Lacombe Economic Development Board, and as a candidate in the 2007 municipal election. Having strong beliefs in voter driven democracy which he found to be in step with the Wildrose Alliance, Rod waded into the provincial scene as a founding member of Lacombe-Ponoka Constituency Association in 2009.