John is the Chief Executive Officer for Jones Legacy Ventures. Prior to JLV, John started a construction company in the early 70’s building homes in the College Station area. After moving back to East Texas in the mid-70’s, he continued his construction career building homes, apartments, and commercial buildings. In the early 80’s, John began serving on the board of the Cassity Jones Company and heading up special projects. In 1987, John and his siblings purchased the Cassity Jones Company from their father, Cassity. John has a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University in Construction Science. He has served in numerous community roles and his hobbies include quail hunting, ranching, and spending time with his grandkids. He and his wife, Lisa, have two children and five grandchildren.