Elliot Jones

Director, Marketing & Communication

Elliot Jones
Alma Gatewood Lower Level #4
(248) 218-2036


  • M.I.M.C., Eastern Michigan University
  • B.S., Rochester University

Courses Taught

  • Digital Marketing & Social Media Analytics
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Digital Media Strategies
  • Integrated Marketing Communication
  • Marketing Management
  • Studies in Marketing
  • Publication Design
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Digital Photography

Honors and Affiliations

  • Board Director, Hemophilia Foundation of Michigan
  • 2018 Rochester University Staff Member of Year
  • Honorary Walk Chair, 2018 UNITE for Bleeding Disorders Walk – Detroit
  • 1st Place Graduate Gold, Collegiate ECHO Direct/Interactive Marketing Challenge

Academic and Professional Experience

  • Adjunct Professor of Marketing, University of Mobile
  • Adjunct Professor of Marketing, Harding University
  • Adjunct Professor – School of Business, Rochester University
  • Owner, Pushing Envelope, LLC
  • Manager of Digital Media, Rochester University
  • Director of Marketing & Design, Rochester University
  • Director of Admissions, Rochester University
  • Commissioner, Beautification Commission, City of Sterling Heights (2006-2008)
  • Freelance Design, Elliot Jones Designs
  • Admissions Adviser, Rochester University
  • Graphic Designer, Rochester University


Elliot is married to Shannon (Hillman) Jones, a special education teacher in the Waterford school district. Elliot and Shannon have two boys, Trent and Jace. Their youngest son Jace has Hemophilia, a rare bleeding disorder. Their experiences with Jace have led them to not only work in advocacy but fundraising efforts as well. When he is not working you can find Elliot and his family enjoying the coastline of Michigan.

Publications and Presentations