Gary Jones is the Washington, DC representative for the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer (FLC), a position he has held since 2005. As the DC representative, Mr. Jones is responsible for providing FLC coordination in the DC area with federal agencies and their laboratories, Congressional staff, trade, professional and other organizations.
Mr. Jones has more than 30 years of experience including seven years in academia and over 16 years in industry and government. Most recently, Mr. Jones served on the faculty of American University’s Washington Semester Program as an academic director for international business and trade.
He has also been an adjunct faculty member at University of Maryland College, Graduate School of Management and Technology.
Prior to his academic experience, Mr. Jones’ career included work as an exploration geophysicist in the energy industry, a policy analyst supporting the U.S. Department of Energy, and a researcher with the Virginia Department of Economic Development.
He holds an Master of Business Administration from University of Richmond, a Bachelor of Science in geophysics from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and has studied technology management and international business at the post-graduate level.