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ANTHONY E. JONES, M.ED.

About

Upon recently being asked to return to Fisk University where he previously increase first-time student enrollment as Director of Recruitment and Admission by 45%, Anthony is responsible for the largest enrollment growth in the past six years, with a 57% increase in new students and an overall enrollment increase of 17% for Fall 2012. 

Prior to returning to Fisk, lead the Organizational Effectiveness Practice for Accel Advisors, a management consulting firm that specializes in innovative thinking and proven tools to help companies understand and seize opportunities within a growing global market.  Anthony has also served as Director of Global Diversity for 70,000 employee integrated billing, customer care, and employee care services leader Convergys Corporation and led recruitment for INROADS, Inc. as the National Director for Recruitment Services. 

He has appeared on the Fox Television Network and been quoted in publications such as the Los Angeles Time, HR Executive Magazine, India Management Magazine and Ebony. Anthony has spoken nationally to such groups as the American Council on Education, General Electric, Illinois Association of Educational Opportunities Program Personnel, Society for Human Resource Management, University of California at Berkley, National YMCA Black Achievers and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida.  To help individuals maximize their life experience, Anthony has also published the book and workbook, Success By Design: Becoming the Person You Were Destined to Be.  

Anthony has been active in the community serving as a member of the board for Mercy Health Partners Hospital Systems, Leadership Ohio, and Cincinnati Music Hall's May Festival.  He is a member of the Leadership Cincinnati Alumni Association and has been selected for Who’s Who in Black Cincinnati.  Anthony served as first vice-president of the Port Huron Kiwanis Club and is a committee chair for the National Association of College Deans, Registrars and Admission Officers.   

Anthony is a Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Fisk University and holds a Masters degree from Vanderbilt University.  He is married to Tonya L. Jones, D.D.S.  The couple has two beautiful children.

Anthony E. Jones, M.ED.
Vice President of Enrollment Management

Education
M.Ed. Vanderbilt University
B.A. Fisk University

Contact:
Cravath Hall, 2nd Floor
1000 17th Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37206
615.329.8642