Kelly M. Jones developed interests in theatre, set production, welding, sculpture, and digital design. Jones is currently a graduate from the University of Colorado Denver, possessing a BFA in transmedia and a Masters in museum studies and public history.
Jones started her museum career as a Design and Build intern in 2012. She has held many positions within MOA, including gallery host, archivist, operations manager, and programs assistant. Since becoming a representative of MOA, Jones has assisted with exhibition installation, IT, social media, website maintenance, customer service, ticketing admin, collection management, and digital design. She also worked as a studio assistant for painter Joellyn Duesberry and interned for the theatrical lighting accessory company, Wybron inc.