Kyle Jones is in his second year serving as the associate athletic director for academics at Oral Roberts University and his 10th season overall at the school.
His current responsibilities include overseeing the academic progress of student-athletes, acting as a liaison between professors and the athletic department and overseeing the life skills/community service component of the athletic department.
Prior to his role in athletic academics, Jones served for two years as ORU’s assistant director of compliance.
Before returning to his alma mater in the fall of 2006, Jones was the head golf coach at Mars Hill College in Mars Hill, N.C., from 2004-2006.
Prior his time at Mars Hill, in addition to owning a business, Jones was the golf coach at Asheville Christian Academy and was an assistant coach for the men’s soccer team at Owen High School in Black Mountain, N.C.
Jones earned a B.A. in history from ORU in 2001 and a Masters of Management from ORU in 2009. He lives in Tulsa with his wife, the former Allison Linder (ORU ‘01), their daughter Caroline and son Hayden.