Ben Jones
Director of Corporate Engagement and Institutional Partnerships

As Director of Corporate Engagement and Institutional Partnerships, Ben Jones works with a variety of on campus team members to help businesses, associations and non-profits connect with UMass Dartmouth resources, including talent pipeline, research & development, professional development, and strategic giving. He combines decades of experience as tech entrepreneur, digital consultant and web development production manager with a successful background in corporate and foundation relations and grants consulting for a variety of non-profit and higher ed organizations. He regularly teaches and presents on grant seeking and corporate engagement. He completed his Masters of Arts in Professional Writing and Communications from UMass Dartmouth, and received a Bachelors with university honors from Washington University in St. Louis.