Dr. Andrew C. Jones, has served as an executive administrator for over 30 years. Currently he is semi-retired and serving as a senior advisor to several nonprofit organizations and for profit firms. Previously he served as Interim Executive Vice Chancellor for Education and Technology at Contra Costa Community College District, CA; Coast Community College District, CA as Chancellor and previously served as Executive Vice Chancellor of Educational Affairs for the Dallas County Community College District, TX and President of the Community College of Baltimore County, Catonsville, MD.
Dr. Jones has led several national initiatives to address the declining role of males of color in higher education, to promote increased faculty diversity and development, and to promote student success through the use of technology, process improvement and predictive analytics. He also led the formation of the Orange County Regional Chancellor’s Workforce Committee and established a quarterly regional chancellor’s summit. Dr. Jones remains involved with statewide workforce efforts and in developing STEM based entrepreneurial initiatives to enhance the working learner and promote the notion of knowledge acquired through doing.
Other area of interest include strategic forecasting, unmanned autonomous systems and cryptocurrency coding and development.