2013 Udall Intern

Thomas E. Jones
Naknek Native Village


Thomas E. Jones
Tommy Jones is from Jones, Oklahoma and is Aleut/Cherokee. He attended Oklahoma City University and received a B.S. in Biology and a B.A. in Spanish. Afterword, he went to the University of Hawaii at Hilo and received a M.S. in Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science. Currently, he is working on his Ph.D. in natural resource studies and minoring in American Indian studies at the University of Arizona. Recently, he received certification for administration and management of American Indian natural resources from the University of Arizona. His career goal is to become a congressman and champion for American Indian equality and prosperity.