Associate Vice President for Enrollment Services - International Admission
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Mr. Jim Jones is a 1975 graduate of Hardin-Simmons University with a Bachelor of
Music degree in Music Education and Theory & Composition. Before joining the Hardin-Simmons staff in 2004, he had a 30 year music career teaching middle school and high schools bands in Lampasas and Abilene and in sales and management with Caldwell Music Company in Abilene. In 2008 Mr. Jones retired from the Abilene Philharmonic Orchestra after 33 years as trombonist. He has served Hardin-Simmons for the past 11 years as Director of Financial Aid and as Associate Vice President for Enrollment Services. He is married to Nancy McNair Jones who retired from Abilene schools in 2010. She has served as HSU as President of the Alumni Board and President of the HSU Round Table. They have two children and three grandchildren. Daughter Sarah, and son Brad are third generation HSU graduates. Their spouses are also graduates of Hardin-Simmons.
“My association with Hardin-Simmons University and the First Baptist Church of Abilene have shaped who I am today. The marvelous influence of devoted Christians in these institutions and my vocations has challenged me to serve God and others wherever Christ has led me. My family and I are truly blessed.”