Betty's Biography

Betty Wright Jones was born in Charlottesville, VA. She received a BA from Longwood University, and a MA from the University of Virginia (UVA), and subsequently an Informational Technology Certification, also from UVA. Betty had a full teaching career and a second shorter career as a web developer. She enjoys an active retirement by volunteering in the White House Office of Presidential Correspondence and participating in her neighborhood Women’s Club activities and book club. Betty also volunteers with THIS for Diplomats an organization that welcomes diplomats and their families to Washington, D.C. promoting international understanding and friendship through educational, informational and cultural exchanges. Betty has a passion for lifelong learning and developing her knowledge and skills. Her favorite areas of interests include technology, reading, and photography. Betty regularly frequents museums, and travels (36+ countries and every continent including Antarctica). She attends home Redskins football games with her family. Betty currently resides in Arlington, VA with her husband.