SWOSU Promotes Kari Jones to Alumni Affairs Assistant Director

Kari Jones

Kari Jones has been named assistant director of alumni affairs at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Jones has been working in the Office of Institutional Advancement as events planner and graphics designer.

“Kari has been an invaluable asset to and an unwaveringly enthusiastic supporter of SWOSU for over a decade,” said SWOSU Assistant to the President for Institutional Advancement Garrett King. “In her new role, she will be working to enhance and expand the university’s relationships with our tens of thousands of alumni and emeriti worldwide.”

A native of Shattuck, Jones resides in Weatherford with her husband, Willis, and their daughter, Lauren. Jones sits on the Weatherford Rotary Club Board of Directors and is a member of the First Baptist Church of Weatherford. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in graphic design and a Masters of Business Administration, both from SWOSU.

“Kari Jones is a huge factor in the success of the alumni association at Southwestern Oklahoma State University,” said SWOSU Alumni Association President Mike Wilkes of Oklahoma City. “Her contributions are numerous, and she makes serving as the association’s president a true privilege.  She is a dedicated young lady that gives of her time and talents unselfishly to further our outstanding University.”

The SWOSU Alumni Association is a dynamic group of volunteers from all walks of life who are passionate about giving back to SWOSU. The association offers members a variety of benefits and event opportunities. For more information, please contact SWOSU’s Office of Institutional Advancement at 580.774.3267 or alumni@swosu.edu.