Patricia Jones has over 12 years of professional experience in the non-profit sector. She currently serves as the Director of Data Systems and Grants Administration at Covenant House Florida. Covenant House Florida is a safe haven for youth experiencing homelessness in Central and South Florida. She manages Covenant House Florida's public and private grants/contracts and internal/external databases utilized by the agency.
She grew up in the U.S. Virgin Islands and came to Florida for college. She holds a B.A. in International Studies and Geography/Regional Studies and a master's degree in International Administration from the University of Miami. Patricia is a recent graduate of Leadership Broward Class XXXVII, which is designed to help expand skills and enhance knowledge of local and state issues, as well as leverage individual passion to make positive changes in the community.
Patricia has been a resident of Broward County for over 14 years. During that time she has seen Broward rapidly transform and evolve. Being a part of NLC would give her the tools and resources needed to be a part of this continuing transformation in Broward, and ensure that it's beneficial for all the residents and visitors. Patricia has a strong desire and commitment to making a positive impact in Broward County.