A native of Vicksburg Mississippi, Cooper Morrison received a BA from Millsaps College and an MBA from the University of Mississippi. He previously worked in a three-generation, family petroleum business, which included retail gasoline convenience stores and a fleet fueling/data capture business. Cooper is currently involved in commercial real estate investment.
Cooper has served on the boards of Millsaps College, St. Andrew’s Episcopal School, the Society of Independent Gasoline Marketers’ of America, and as past president of the Mississippi Petroleum Marketers’ Association. He is a communicant of St. James Episcopal Church, a former Senior Warden, Junior Warden and Vestry Member at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Cathedral, as well as a former member of the Executive Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Mississippi.
Cooper and his spouse, Frances, live in Jackson and are the parents of four grown children.