Danielle M. Jones is the Student Communications & Leadership Development Specialist for the Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) at Brookdale Community College. In addition to overseeing the program’s outreach and communications, she serves as Club Advisor to both the EOF Student Alliance (EOFSA) and the Delta Alpha Chapter of Chi Alpha Epsilon National Honor Society at Brookdale.
Danielle earned her B.A. in Psychology, with a minor in Sociology, from Cabrini University in 2013. She has also earned her A.A. in Social Sciences from Brookdale Community College in 2009. Her academic accomplishments led her to becoming a life member of four national honor societies. In 2017, Danielle served as graduate intern for Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Association of Independent Colleges & Universities of New Jersey (AICUNJ), and Legislative District #11 for General Assembly members Eric Houghtaling and Joann Downey. In Fall 2019, Danielle served as a Graduate Fellow for the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education (OSHE) for the State of New Jersey.
Danielle currently attends Seton Hall University, pursuing a Master’s in Public Administration, with a concentration in Non-Profit Management. In addition, she currently serves as a Sector Representative for County Colleges (Central/South Region) for the EOF Professional Association of New Jersey (EOFPANJ). In March 2020, Danielle was named Chair of the Governmental Relations Committee for EOFPANJ. She is actively involved with voter registration and political advocacy initiatives for both Brookdale Community College and EOFPANJ. Danielle enjoys planning outreach and advocacy events to educate students about civic engagement, service, and government.
With her diverse work experience and academic training, Danielle strives to utilize the knowledge, skills, and resources gained from her experiences to be successful in both her personal and professional life. She believes in collaboration, cooperation, and creating strategic partnerships in building successful relationships and networks. Her attention to detail, planning and organizational abilities, and interpersonal communication skills have served as valuable assets throughout her career.
Danielle currently resides in Eatontown, New Jersey, with her family.
November 9th, 2020 | Season 3 | 35 mins 45 secs
faith, relationships, transition
Danielle Jones is a woman stepping authentically and faithfully on the road less traveled. The former college dropout pushed through health issues, a break up from a 5-year relationship and much more to finally gain her superpowers when she learned to accept and love her authentic self.