District V Commissioner

John Jones is the Executive Director of the Contra Costa Child Care Council, a private non-profit organization with the mission of providing leadership to promote and advance quality care and early education.

Previously, Mr. Jones served as President and CEO of We Care Services for Children, a nonprofit that provides early intervention services for young children, for nearly 15 years. His nonprofit management experience includes roles as Director of Community Services and Assistant Director of Day Treatment with Lincoln Child Center in Oakland. He managed Opportunity Schools, a school-based mental health program located at Oakland and Pittsburg schools. He has served on the Board of Directors for We Care Society, St. Peter Martyr School in Pittsburg, the Center for Community-based Organizations and the Delta Youth Soccer League. He received his B.A. in Journalism with a minor in Sociology from the University of Northern Colorado at Greenly, Colorado and did graduate work in Nonprofit Management at Regis University in Denver, Colorado.