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educator , Direct marketing consultant

Susan Kraus Jones, American direct marketing consultant, educator.

Background

Jones, Susan Kraus was born on June 13, 1949 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of William Carnes and Janet Lucile (Dague) Kraus.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Advertising, Northwestern University, 1971. Master of Science in Advertising, Northwestern University, 1972.

Career

Copywriter Sears, Roebuck & Company, Chicago, 1972-1973, Wickes Furniture Company, Wheeling, Illinois, 1973-1974. Copy/contact Marshall John & Associates, Northbrook, 1974-1977. Marketing manager The Hamilton Collection, Wheeling, 1977-1980.

Owner Susan K. Jones & Associates, Grand Rapids, Michigan, since 1980. Associate professor Ferris State University, Big Rapids, since 1990.

Works

Membership

President Junior League Grand Rapids, 1992-1993. Diversity support team Association Junior League International, New York City, 1989-1992, member regional council, 1988-1989. Member advisory board The Direction Center, Grand Rapids, since 1989.

West Michigan alumni admissions council chair Northwstern University, since 1988. Member Chicago Association Direct Marketing (board directors 1989-1992, trustee educational foundation 1986-1989, chair educational foundation since 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, multicultural training, reading.

Connections

Married William T. Jones, June 24, 1972, June 14, 1986 (divorced 1984). Children: W. Shannon, Scott C.

father:
William Carnes Kraus

mother:
Janet Lucile (Dague) Kraus

spouse:
William T. Jones

child:
W. Shannon Jones

child:
Scott C. Jones