Dean of the College of Continuing Professional Studies
Aaron Jones received his bachelor of arts with honors from Drury in 1995. Aaron was president of the student body his junior year and president of Lambda Chi Alpha his senior year.
After graduation, Aaron attended the University of Missouri-Columbia, where he was President of Phi Delta Phi. He received his Juris Doctor in 1998 and his Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Dispute Resolution in 2009. He has practiced law with Hulston, Jones & Marsh since 1998, and has also served as a municipal prosecutor and municipal judge. From 2006 to 2008 he was the young lawyer liaison to the Board of Governors of the Missouri Bar. He is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. He is a past presiding officer of Gate of the Temple Masonic Lodge No. 422, and a past board member of the Rotary Club of Springfield. He is a certified lay speaker in the United Methodist Church.
Aaron is a past president of the Drury Alumni Association, and past chair of the Drury Fund. He is married to Cara (Snider) Jones, and they live in Springfield with children Kate and Carter.