Mr. Jones graduated from the United States Military Academy with a bachelor of Science degree. In 1974 he completed a Master of Science in Operations Research degree at Georgia Tech. Mr. Jones has also completed work at the University of New Hampshire, George Mason University, and McNeese State University.
Mr. Jones served as an Infantry officer in the United States Army for 20 years. Following his retirement from the Army, he taught high school physics and mathematics at DeRidder High School, DeRidder, Louisiana for 10 years. He next taught math for 17 years at Murphy High School and then Aerospace Technology at BC Rain High School in Mobile, Alabama. The 2021-2022 school year will be his seventh year at Cottage Hill Christian Academy.
Mr. Jones is a native of Brandon, Mississippi and graduated from Brandon High School. He and his wife attend Christ United Methodist Church. Mr. Jones enjoys riding his bicycle, golfing, backpacking, and working out in the gym.