Elizabeth A. Jones a respected leader possesses forty-five years of combined executive, nonprofit, and leadership experience. She is the principal owner and CEO of Brown Jones & Dansby Financial Services Inc., a full-service accounting firm in Beachwood, Ohio. Before transitioning to the private sector, she enjoyed over 20 years of executive leadership as Public Healthcare Administrator for The MetroHealth System, a nationally ranked nonprofit public health care system in Cleveland, Ohio. She served as the first Black female administrator during her tenure.
The Ohio native has enjoyed serving as the Ohio Coordinator for Education, Travel, and Culture Inc., a Foreign Student Exchange Program to increase understanding and tolerance of other cultures through our youth. In addition, President Jones was honored when selected as a member of the American International Health Association (AIHA) Delegation traveling to the Slovakia Republic and surrounding areas to provide training to Community Health and Social Service professionals.
Elizabeth was elected National President at the 20th Biennial Conference on October 9, 2021, in Orlando, Florida. Elizabeth joined the NCBW Greater Cleveland Chapter, Cleveland, Ohio, in September 2009. During her tenure, she has successfully served at both the National and Local levels; as Chapter President for the Greater Cleveland Chapter; National Membership Committee Chairperson; National Audit Committee Chairperson; Executive Board of Directors, Board of Directors; and National Third Vice President of Membership and Chapter Development.
Elizabeth holds a Bachelor of Administration from Hiram College, Master of Business Administration and Accounting Certification from Baldwin Wallace College. She serves on several community boards in Greater Cleveland. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated’s Alpha Omega Chapter; National Council of Negro Women, Inc. Western Reserve Section, Community Advisory Board Case Western Reserve University Cancer Center, and the Northeast Ohio Black Health Advisory Board – Cleveland, Ohio.
She resides in Macedonia, Ohio, and enjoys reading, gardening, and time with family.
Elizabeth Jones’s motto is — Life. “It’s not about waiting for the storm to pass… It’s about learning to dance in the rain.”