Program Manager, Career Services and External Relations
Kristen Jones is a native New Orleanian who received her Bachelor of Arts in History from Rhodes College in Memphis, TN in 2011. She joined the School of Architecture in 2019 as the Program Manager of Career Services and External Relations. In this role, she engages alumni and employers to provide students with employment and internship opportunities and manages the career services program. Prior to this position with the School of Architecture, Kristen worked in Tulane’s Office of Advancement in the Department of Major Gifts as a Senior Program Coordinator.
From 2014-2017, Kristen worked at the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee (NPCC) in New York City, first as the Executive and Board Coordinator and then the Membership Manager. In this later role, she managed NPCC’s membership program and developed programming and services for over 1,450-member nonprofit organizations throughout the New York City area. Before her move to New York, she worked for two years as the Office Manager of the Department of Music Industry Studies at Loyola University New Orleans’s College of Music and Fine Arts.
In her spare time, Kristen enjoys attending trivia nights with friends, practicing yoga, going to the theatre, and running in races around the city.