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Nathaniel Jones

Nathaniel Jones (IN '96)


At the time of the Award, Nathaniel Jones was:

Allisonville Elementary School
Indianapolis, IN

Biographical Information

Nathaniel Jones is superintendent of the Metropolitan School District (MSD) of Pike Township in Indianapolis. He began his career 32 years ago as an elementary school teacher for Indianapolis Public Schools and served 25 years in administration for the MSD of Washington Township. In addition, Dr. Jones has served as an assistant principal, principal, director of elementary education, and as an assistant superintendent for instruction, grades K-12. Mr. Jones is also a member of the Indianapolis Marion-County Public Library Board of Directors and the Teachers’ Treasures Board of Directors. He has received national, state, and local recognition for his exceptional leadership in education, including a Congressional Salute from U.S. Representative Julia Carson, and was named one of the 100 Top Executives of North America.

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1973 Indiana University - Bloomington, B.S.