B.A., Ouachita Baptist University (1999)
M.Div., George W. Truett Theological Seminary (2003)
Ph.D., Baylor University (2009)
Dr. Jones joined the faculty at Carson-Newman in 2008. She teaches Introduction to the Old Testament, Carson-Newman and the Liberal Arts, and a variety of Old Testament electives. As a member of First Baptist Church Jefferson City, Dr. Jones currently teaches children’s Sunday school and Mission Friends. In the past, she served on staff at churches in Arkansas and Texas in the areas of children and youth ministry. She occasionally provides pulpit supply for churches in East Tennessee. Originally from Arkansas, Dr. Jones now lives in Jefferson City with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys reading, baking sweet treats, watching her daughters participate in softball and swimming, and spending time with her family.