Lenoir Rhyne University
Chair of Charles M. Snipes School of Business and Economics
Track B: Business Expansions
Growth Projections and Strategies: Panel

Dr. David Jones is an Associate Professor of Business, teaching marketing, management, and leadership at the Lenoir-Rhyne University Center for Graduate Studies of Asheville and is the Chair of Charles M. Snipes School of Business and Economics. Dr. Jones is also the Director of the MBA Program for LRU. He completed his doctorate degree in management at Walden University in Minneapolis, Minnesota and his master’s degree in management from Webster University. His undergraduate studies were completed at Saint Leo University in St. Leo, Florida, where he received his bachelor’s degree in criminology and an associate’s degrees in liberal arts. His current research interests include servant leadership and corporate social responsibility. Dr. Jones is a veteran of the United States Air Force and the U.S. Coast Guard. He worked for a number of years in law enforcement and also owned and operated an office supply company.

Originally from Waynesville, NC, he and his wife, Peggy, are the proud parents of two children and three grandchildren. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling.