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Jones, Courtney

Director (Interim), Office of Diversity and Inclusion











  • B.A. in Business Administration/Accounting, Christopher Newport University, Newport News, VA
  • M.Ed. in College Student Personnel Administration, James Madison University , Harrisonburg, VA


Prior to joining the Longwood family in January 2013, Courtney worked at Lehigh University as the Assistant Director of Multicultural Affairs. During her career at Lehigh, Courtney created the first university-wide Faculty and Staff of Color Network, implemented several new interactive programs aimed at educating students, faculty, and staff on privilege and identities, created and ran a diversity dialogue group for staff, created a social justice peer educator four week training program, created a three day cultural pre-orientation experience, and assisted with the creation of Lehigh's first ever flash mob with her amazing dance skills! Personal interests include lifting weights, going to the movies, cooking and spending time with her two sets of nieces and nephews.