Ty
Jones

Director of Policy

BDT employee

Why Benefits Data Trust?

"I am excited to work at an organization that has a mission to help people in need access critical benefits."

Those who say it can’t be done are usually interrupted by others doing it.

James Baldwin

Hometown:

Norfolk, VA

Passionate about:

I am passionate about fighting poverty and inequality and my family.

Best advice ever received:

Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it.

Volunteer work:

I am on the Board of Clever Communities in Action, an organization founded to help empower youth and communities.

One item on your bucket list:

To travel to South Africa

Hidden Talent most people don’t know about:

I love to sew.

If I had chosen another career, I would have been…:

An author of children’s books.

One accomplishment you are most proud of:

My baby girl Garvey

Your guilty pleasure:

Playing video games.

Can’t go a day without…:

Laughing.