Bona Jones enters her third season as the director of operations for the NC State track and field and cross country programs. Jones joined the staff in 2012 after working as an intern in the NC State media relations office for two years.
A former member of the Wolfpack cross country and track and field programs, Jones competed for NC State from 2006-10. In 2006, Jones earned All-ACC and ACC Freshman of the Year honors in cross country, and helped lead NC State to the team championship. She earned All-America honors in 2006, and was a two-time All-NCAA Southeast Regional performer.