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    KAYLA D. JONES  
    Coastal Bend College – Beeville I 3800 Charco Rd., Beeville, TX 78102 
    (361) 354-2532 | kdjones@coastalbend.edu 
     
    EDUCATION 
    Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi  
    M.S. in Counseling 2008 
     
    Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi 
    B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies (Teacher Education) 2005  
     
    Coastal Bend College 
    A.S. in General Studies 2003 
     
    TEACHING EXPERIENCE
    Houston Community College   
    Adjunct Instructor – GUST 1270 2009 
    This course was designed to prepare students for the demands of college and for the success in the world of work.
     
    HIGHER EDUCATION EXPERIENCE
    Coastal Bend College  
    Assistant Dean – Academic Programs 2017 – Present 
     
    Coastal Bend College  
    Director – Dual Enrollment 2013 – 2017  
     
    Coastal Bend College  
    Counselor – TRIO Student Support Services (Grant) 2010-2013 
     
    Communities in Schools- Greater Houston  
    Project Manager 2009-2010 
     
    Houston Community College  
    Academic Advisor (Grant) 2008-2009 
    Texas A&M University  
    Admissions Counselor 2006-2007 
    Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi/THECB  
    GO Center Facilitator (Grant) 2004-2005 
     
    PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS 
    “Pathways to Success” 
    South Texas Early College High School Conference, Texas 2017 
    “Workforce Pathways” 
    National Benchmarking Conference, Kansas 2014 
     
    PARTICIPATION IN HIGHER EDUCATION EVENTS 
    Panelist  
    Texas Education Agency, ECHS Conference 2017 
    Group Moderator  
    Dual Credit Discussion at El Paso Community College 2016 
     
    MEMBERSHIPS/COMMITTEES 
    Texas Women in Higher Education – Institutional Representative 
     
    Quality Enhancement Plan Leadership Committee – Member  
     
    Academic Calendar Committee- Member  
     
    Technology Committee- Member  
     
    Texas Pathways Project Committee- Member 
     
    SACS-COC Committee – Past Member