Dr. Brenda Jones is the Chair of the Communications program at Franklin University. From Fall 2008 to present enrollment in the program has grown 72%. Dr. Jones serves as chief curriculum architect, supervises a staff of 16 adjunct faculty, and teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses at the university.
At the graduate level, Dr. Jones has taught in Franklin’s MBA program and the Master’s of Communications and Marketing (MCM) program. Dr. Jones is currently the Vice President of Faculty Senate at Franklin University and has served in a variety of leadership roles including VP of Communication for the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) of Columbus.
Dr. Brenda Jones earned a doctorate in Organizational Communication with a minor in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from the Ohio State University, as well as a master’s degree in Communication at OSU. Her research interests include organization resilience strategies, leadership communication competence, and blended and hybrid learning.