Ed Jones

Founder

fullsizeoutput_d48With three Super Bowls, three Pro Bowls, three All-Pro Honors, six NFL Championships, and 20 playoff games under his belt, Ed “Too Tall” Jones played 15 seasons as a defensive end for the Dallas Cowboys. He holds the career club defensive record of starting 194 games and was awarded the 1989 Ed Block Courage Award, given to the player who shows unusual strength in dealing with injuries and/or other adversities.

In 2013, Ed was inducted in the Black College Hall of Fame, and in 2015 was selected by Tennessee State University to receive the John Merritt Classic Honor.

Grace Hallen

Managing Partner

gracehallanGrace joined Team Jones as Managing Partner in the summer of 2016. In this role, she oversees the company’s operations, national marketing campaigns, media relations, as well as events and promotions management.

Her diverse professional background includes fashion marketing at The University of the Arts, UK; a certified Pro Creative Specialist from the London Academy; and an MBA degree with more than a decade’s experience in public relations, marketing, event management and promotions.

With her leadership, keen eye for detail, and passion for humanitarian work, Grace is an invaluable member of Team Jones.