Shonda Jones

Associate Dean of Admissions and Student Services

BA, Texas Christian; MDiv, Brite Divinity School; EdD, University of Alabama

Shonda is a United Methodist pastor from the North Texas Conference who served in the local church and other theological schools before being appointed to Wake Forest School of Divinity. She received her MDiv from Brite Divinity School (TCU) after receiving a B.A. from Texas Christian University (TCU) as well. She has also received an EdD in Higher Education Administration from the University of Alabama. Shonda has worked in theological education for over a decade and is among the most respected and talented admissions professionals in theological education today. “The work I do in admissions is inspiring and rejuvenating, as I work with people who are discerning a call to ministry,” she says. “Many want to explore their call to serve in new and various ways. At Wake Forest University School of Divinity, I am excited to be a part of an innovative place where community and faithfulness are central to ministry.”