Dr. Cassie T. Jones
Dr. Cassie Jones began her service as the Executive Director of the Alabama Crime Victims’ Compensation Commission on August 1, 2007.
Beginning in 1996, Dr. Jones served in various capacities at Stillman College in Tuscaloosa, Alabama marked by increasing levels of responsibility. Her career began at Stillman as the Director of the Community Service Center, after which she served as the Director of Experiential Learning. In 2002, Dr. Jones was appointed to serve as the Director of Institutional Research and Assistant to the President, a senior management cabinet position, responsible for the daily operation of the President’s Office.
Dr. Jones has also worked in the corrections and law enforcement fields. She served as a Corrections Officer at both a male and female facility in the state, and met the Alabama Peace Officers Standard Training requirements. She graduated from the Alabama Criminal Justice Training Academy, where she was sworn in as an Alabama State Trooper. She also garnered experience with the legislature during her tenure as an Analyst with the House Corrections, Probation and Parole Committee in Florida. She has varied experience and has served as an Assistant Station Manager for the Far Eastern Division of the American Red Cross in Iwakuni, Japan.
Dr. Jones holds a Doctorate in Higher Education Administration from the University of Alabama, a Master’s in Public Administration from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice from the University of Alabama, and a certificate of Educational Management from Harvard University. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.