Evan Jones has a broad 30-year background in journalism, strategic marketing, corporate communications, non-profit leadership, and K-12 education. He has proven expertise in devising and executing outreach and engagement programs that bring diverse publics, sectors and perspectives together into productive directions.
He has worked successfully as a reporter for a daily newspaper, an agency creative director, a corporate issues management executive, a national non-profit's communications leader, a middle school classroom teacher and principal, and as the interim Headmaster of a boarding school.
Evan is a graduate of Kenyon College in Ohio who also pursued advanced studies at the London School of Economics, the Curry School of Education (University of Virginia), and Robert Kennedy College (Zurich, Switzerland). He has worked and traveled in over 30 countries and throuout the Americas.
Margaret Mitchell-Jones — Principal
Margaret Mitchell-Jones is a corporate communications and public relations leader who has decades of direct company communications experience as well as agency expertise in her portfolio. She has 30-years experience developing highly measurable and award-winning external campaigns, employee engagement initiatives and crisis communications programs in education, cyber & Fed IT, international trade, energy and aerospace and defense industries.
Her specialty is as a change agent skilled at reputation management, branding and communications transformation to support business goals and objectives. She has strong expertise developing communications programs that help companies manage regulatory, legislative and other complex business issues.
Margaret has a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Government & Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA and has done advanced studies at the Stern School of Business (New York University). She is also an honoree and graduate of the LeadVirginia program.