Jenny L.  Jones

P/T Counselor, ACCESS Program

Jenny has been at Mission College for over two years and other colleges for more than fifteen years. She is one of the two counselors for the ACCESS Program. Jenny is passionate about her role as counselor. She is innovative and creative – she has the ability, tools, and techniques to make learning fun! Jenny provides tools so students can empower themselves to achieve academic and life success. She is especially effective at career planning.


Certificate of Achievement, Adult with Learning Disabilities, Sacramento State University
M.A., Education, Counseling & Student Personnel, San Jose State University
B.S., Regional Development, University of Arizona

Awards, Honors, Publications

2010: Outstanding Staff Member of the Year; San Jose City College
2006: "Empower Minority Women In Attaining Leadership Positions In Higher Education"

Fast Facts

Volunteers at the animal shelter. Mentors foster youths. Lived in Paris for nine months. Favorite things to do: work in the garden, paint, go to museums, zoos and Disneyland, travel, and read.

Favorite Quote

"A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination, and hard work." ~ Colin Powell



Jenny Jones

Jenny L. Jones
phone: 408-855-5192 appts
office: C1-117

ACCESS Program