Inspiring the Next Generation of Innovators

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Chris Jones, the newly named executive director of the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub.

Jones (DUSP PHD '16) also earned dual master's degrees from the MIT Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering and the MIT Technology and Policy Program in 2003. In 2004 Jones was chosen as the Assistant Dean for Graduate Students, where he drew upon his experience as co-chair of the MIT Black Graduate Student Association and volunteer teaching middle school at the Match Media and Technology Charter School in Boston, to encourage creativity, diversity, entrepreneurship, and energetic enthusiasm.

The Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub is a non-profit organization that empowers a collaborative and diverse community of all ages, interests, and skill levels to design, make, and co-work to learn and build the future. To learn more, visit the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub's website.

The embedded video can also be found on YouTube via Talk Business & Politics with Roby Brock, here.

Image credit: Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub