Roxanne Jones

roxanne-jonesSenior Vice President, United Ways of Texas

Roxanne Saldaña Jones is Senior Vice President at United Ways of Texas in Austin TX.  She works with local United Ways throughout Texas in order to assist them with professional development opportunities and to help those organizations reach their strategic goals. She assists them through facilitating trainings such as strategic planning, community needs assessments, outcomes measurement, board development, and campaign development.  She also manages several grants in the areas of education, income and health in order to advance those initiatives areas throughout the state of Texas. Additionally she manages the State Employee Charitable Campaign which is the only payroll deduction campaign for state and higher ed employees throughout Texas and is a multi-million dollar campaign that garners funds for charitable organizations locally, statewide, nationally and internationally.

Mrs. Jones graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Psychology and received her MBA from St. Edward’s University. She is a member of the Junior League of Austin, Young Hispanic Professional Association of Austin, and Leadership Texas. She is active in the community and regularly volunteers for varying charitable groups and is a mentor for the organization Con Mi Madre.