Graduated with a Finance Degree from Baylor University
Career in the private sector as a stockbroker and in the real estate business
Experienced with analyzing and preparing budgets, cash management, and managing portfolios
Committed to running McLennan County like a business, cutting wasteful spending and promoting government transparency
Lifelong Republican and former candidate for McLennan County Republican Chairman
Commissioner Jones moved to Waco in 1990 to attend Baylor University where he graduated with a B.B.A. in Finance. He worked at a local Waco business to help pay his way through college. This is where he met his wife, Merryl. They have been married for 17 years and have 2 sons, Grant and Reid.
The Jones Family are members of Antioch Community Church of Waco.
As County Commissioner of Precinct 3, Will currently serves on the McLennan County Finance Committee; McLennan County Rural Transportation District; Waco MPO (Metropolitan Planning Organization); TIF Zone Board (Tax Increment Finance); Heart of Texas Fair Board and countless other organizations as nominated by the Commissioners Court.
Will's co-chairing of non-profit events began 10 years ago with the Cattle Baron's Ball which was the most successful fundraiser of its time. He has continued to donate his time over the years to the:
- American Cancer Society
- Cub Scouts
- H.O.T. Soccer
- Lake Air Little League
- Muscular Dystrophy Association
- Waco Rotary Club
- West Kiwanis
- Woodway Family Center
Will was also a candidate in 2010 for Chair of the McLennan County Republican Party.