Tina Jones is a regional Account Representative with the Corporate Connections Program. In this role she works as a business consultant, providing services to increase employment opportunities for individuals served by the Tennessee Department of Human Services, Division of Rehabilitation Services. Tina conducts outreach and marketing activities to promote the benefits of employing people with disabilities within the business community. She provides professional development and employment services to assist Tennessee businesses in recruiting, hiring and retaining qualified employees. As a regional employment resource, Tina is located in the Knoxville state office building and has been in this role since 2001.
Tina holds a B.A. in Psychology from The University of Tennessee and has many years of experience in the fields of human resources, recruiting, administration, public relations, and marketing. As a resource for businesses, she provides consultation, technical assistance, and training to assist companies interested in recruiting a more diversified workforce. Through her work with community non-profit organizations and state and federal agencies she is working to develop and promote employment opportunities for people with disabilities.