College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.


School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

M.S., University of Maryland University College
Tourism and Events Management

Contact Information

Send email to Ms. Jones

Phone: (703) 993-2062
Fax: (703) 993-2025
Email: tjonesq (

George Mason University
Fairfax Campus
Thompson Hall 1501
4400 University Dr.
MS 4D2
Fairfax, VA 22030


Mrs. Jones is the Fieldwork Experience Coordinator for the Hospitality Tourism and Events Management Program.  She began teaching at George Mason in 2006 as an adjunct professor in the TEM program and then became a full-time faculty member in 2014.  Mrs. Jones has 14 year of experience working for the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission as a facility director and program specialist where she designed and implemented a variety of community special events, recreational and educational programs and sports leagues.  Mrs. Jones developed and teaches an online course in Introduction to Events Management.  She is also the online course coordinator for TOUR 190 Wedding Planning and Management.