Portrait of Jeremy Jones

Jeremy Jones

Coordinator for the Multicultural Academic & Support Services, University of Central Florida

At the University of Central Florida (UCF), Jeremy works with collegiate males to help them strive for success academically and professionally. He has been a mentor and coach for over 200 young men since 2009. At UCF, Mr. Jones coordinates the Collegiate Male Institute, in which he oversees two mentoring programs, Brother 2 Brother (Collegiate) and Brother’s on the Rise (Pre-Collegiate). He is also the faculty advisor for numerous male registered student organizations on campus, such as Men of Integrity, Chi Tau Tau chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., Faithful Black Men of UCF, and Hazard Team. While at Tusculum University, Mr. Jones developed and implemented a mentoring program called “Pioneering Connections,” which is nationally certified by College Reading and Learning Association. The University had the highest retention rate in 10 years with the implementation of high impact programs like Pioneering Connections around campus. He is also an alum and former professional of TRiO Student Support Services.