Reverend Jones leads the Hospital’s efforts in raising awareness of the spiritual dimension of healing, while cultivating an understanding of, and respect for, the diverse beliefs, values and faith traditions served by NYU Winthrop. Reverend Jones earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Tennessee State University. She holds a Master of Arts in Christian Education with an emphasis in Pastoral Care and Family Ministry from Scarritt Graduate School in Tennessee, and a Master of Divinity degree from Union Theological Seminary in New York.
She received her clinical chaplaincy training at Beth Israel Medical Center and completed a year of residency at New York Presbyterian-Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, where she was also a staff chaplain. Prior to joining NYU Winthrop, Rev. Jones served as Director of Field Education at Union Theological Seminary and Pastor of Congregational Care. Rev. Jones is a member of the Association of Professional Chaplains and the Spiritual Care Association. She is ordained and endorsed by American Baptist Churches, USA.