Mrs. Jones has a Bachelor of Arts Music and Post Graduate Diploma of Education and has been employed by Education Queensland for the past 20 years. Mrs. Jones has developed a reputation as a conductor and has been a director of the Griffith University Young Conservatorium – Symphonic Wind Ensemble, the associate director of the Queensland State Youth Wind Orchestra, and guest conductor of the Percy Grainger Orchestra at the Queensland Conservatorium State Honours Ensemble Program, both in North Queensland and in Brisbane. She has also been a guest conductor at the Musical Outstanding Student Program (MOST). Mrs. Jones has also lectured in orchestral conducting at Griffith University Queensland Conservatorium and is kept busy as a guest conductor travelling all over Queensland rehearsing ensembles and workshops with students and teachers. Mrs. Jones has also been heavily involved in the world of community music making and has been the musical director of two community concert bands. She is the musical director of one of Australia’s leading wind ensembles: Queensland Wind and Brass.  She is has also held the position state secretary of the Australian Band and Orchestra Directors Association (ABODA). She has designed and presents professional development seminars for other music teachers as well as adjudicated at many competitions and festivals throughout Queensland and New South Wales. Her role with Education Queensland includes multi instrumental teaching, conducting, Instrumental Music Outreach Program (IMonline) as well as developing a new role as an Education Consultant in regards to ensemble direction and conducting.  She is the Director of Instrumental Music at Wavell State High School and in currently undergoing her Masters in Music Studies at the Qld Conservatorium