Chris Jones

Chris Jones

Government Affairs and Public Policy Advisor

Chris Jones, who serves as our Government Affairs and Public Policy Advisor, brings over fifteen years of experience in Nebraska children’s services, public administration, and advocacy to her role at Catalyst Public Affairs.

She most recently served as the Advocacy Director for a statewide child and family-serving nonprofit where she coordinated legislative and public policy efforts to increase investment in maternal and infant home visiting, abuse/neglect prevention, and family support pathways. Prior to her nonprofit work, Chris held various roles within the State of Nebraska, including at the Department of Health and Human Services and the Nebraska Children’s Commission.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Nebraska-Omaha. Chris is dedicated to assisting organizations in crafting effective advocacy and public policy strategies. In her free time, Chris enjoys spending time with her friends and family, cooking, and
volunteering in her community.