Ken Jones

Board of Directors

Ken is the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at John T. and Catherine D. MacArthur Foundation, 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 B.A. degree from Boston University, an M.A. from the University of Buffalo and an M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management.