Andy Jones

Director of Outreach

BA in Mass Communications and International Relations; Grad Certification in Global Media and Communication Studies


Andy graduated from the University of Bridgeport with a degree in Mass Communications and International Relations. She also received a Graduate Certificate for taking 6 Grad level courses in Global Media and Communication studies.


Andy has experience in event coordination, professional development, and community engagement. With a background as a Special Events Coordinator at a law firm in Washington D.C., she has successfully developed communications plans for large-scale events. During her time as a NeighborWorks America VISTA Leader, she organized quality professional development opportunities for 40+ members and provided technical assistance for recruitment processes. Additionally, her experience as a United Way AmeriCorps Member involved mentoring ESL students, creating curriculum, and providing tutoring and support at Lynn Public Schools in Massachusetts. Her volunteer experience at the NextGen Leadership Program included organizing service trips, staffing summer camps, and facilitating workshops on important topics like Anti-Bullying and Suicide Prevention.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Plays Ultimate Frisbee and enjoys playing Women’s rec leagues and club teams.
  • Her dog, Tatum, was adopted from DC lucky dog and shipped over in a jet from Puerto Rico. Tatum is the love of her life and is adored by her partner, Morgan, and her.
  • Loves music, attending live shows and playing the guitar and singing