and Past Political Experience
Appointed May 1993
Elected April 1997
Elected March 1989 - College of Lake County Board Trustee
Supervisor Jones is the mother of one son, Marc, daughter to Dorothy Armsted and Leroy P. Jones (deceased).
and Other Public Service
College of Lake County-Board of Trustees and Past President
Healthreach Clinic-Board of Directors
Heart Association of Lake County
Waukegan Exchange Club - Past President
Waukegan Women's Club
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
W.I.N.G.S. - (Women Interested in Government)
YMCA - Board of Directors
Township Official of Illinois
University Center of Lake County
Coalition to Reduce Recidivism - Founding Member and Board Chair
Masters of Education, 1976, Northern Illinois University, Dekalb,
BA, 1973, Western Illinois University, Macomb, Illinois
1993-Present Waukegan Township Supervisor
for the overall operation of Waukegan Township
entity consisting of several other township off-site locations,
Park Place, Staben Center, Staben House.
for Waukegan Township, administering a budget of over
- Coalition to Reduce Recidivism Board Chairman.
for the creation and development of the Staben Center, a facility
for men that are determined homeless, per HUD definition.
This facility will be celebrating its 8th anniversary in October.
The Staben Center received the auspicious Governors Hometown
Award in 1994 as well as the Lake County Affordable Housing
Award in 1996.
for the creation and development of the Staben House, a facility
for women and children who are deemed homeless, per HUD DEFINITION.
for the receipt of approximately 1 million dollars from outside
funding agencies and corporations.
Waukegan Township Administrator 1977-1985
of General Assistance
Northern Illinois University,