A native of California, Emily Jones received her BS from UC Berkeley and MBA from USC. With an emphasis in marketing, Emily worked at various advertising agencies, most recently as an account Supervisor at DDB Needham on the Wells Fargo account. Before moving to Santa Barbara in 2009, her husband Blake and their 2 children, Owen and Ella, lived in Malibu, California. Blake's love of Carpinteria from his Cate School days brought their family to SB. Emily has served, or is currently serving on, various nonprofit committees/boards including Storyteller, smART Families, Lotusland, Chair of the Breast Cancer Resource Center Gala, Casa del Herrero Board, and Chair of three SBMNH Galas. Emily has also worked as a volunteer for Crane Country Day School, including 4th Grade Room Parent and Silent Auction Co-Chair. Her two children are currently enrolled at Crane. Lastly, Emily sits on the Board of the Kirby-Jones Family Foundation as treasurer, whose mission is to support K-12 arts and education in Santa Barbara.