Ken Jones is the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at John T. and Catherine D. MacArthur Foundation, which is the ninth-largest foundation with $6.8B in assets. He oversees the finance, accounting and administrative functions. Ken has worked in the nonprofit sector for the last 15 years, most recently as VP and CFO of the Annie E. Casey Foundation. He previously held corporate finance positions at Prudential, Ford Motor, Pfizer and Mirant corporations.
In 2018, Ken was recognized by DCA Live as a Star CFO recipient and he was selected as a Presidential Scholar at Concordia College New York. In 2017, Ken was an Arthur Vining Davis Fellow for the Aspen Ideas Festival. Ken also participated in the Council of Foundations’ Career Pathways Program and the Johns Hopkins University Foundation’s Program. In 2010, Ken was selected as a Who’s Who Black Baltimore recipient.
Ken holds a bachelor’s degree from Boston University, a master’s degree from the University of Buffalo and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.