Judith A. Jones teaches, inspires, and connects. Founder, director, and visionary of Kansas Academy of Theatrical Arts and Educational Director of Launch Pad Studios, “Mama Jones,” as people call her, is
committed to using the arts and the youth in our communities as change agents to ensure safety, security, and positive personal growth. Mrs. Jones is a former Marine Officer, has an AA in Music
Education specializing in Vocal Music, a B.A. in English from City College of N.Y. and a B.A. in Theatre Education from University of Missouri, Kansas City.