Mentor Program Coordinator, ISTI
Joushlyn Jones is the Mentor Program Coordinator for the Illinois Science and Technology Institute (ISTI). Joushlyn leads ISTI’s mentor recruitment, retention, and programming initiatives.
After graduating in 2017, Joushlyn taught Elementary Special Education through Teach For America and served as an intern for the University of Chicago Institute of Politics. After her time in the corps, she worked as the Program Coordinator for the Civic Leadership Academy(CLA) and the Center for Effective Government(CEG) at the Harris School of Public Policy.
Joushlyn is a recipient of the Posse Foundation Leadership Scholarship, the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) Scholarship, and the Gilman International Education Scholarship.
Joushlyn holds her B.A. in Political Science from Agnes Scott College.