Robert E. Jones

Director, Gulf of Mexico, Oceans Program


Areas of expertise:
Recreational management, government affairs, Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council

Robert manages a team of talented experts on fisheries economics, policy and conservation that work closely with Gulf of Mexico stakeholders to promote healthy fish stocks, maximum sustainable fishing opportunities and prosperous coastal communities. He grew up on the Gulf coast of Texas and is an avid angler, hunter and scuba diver.


B.A. in Political Science, University of Texas at San Antonio

M.A. in Political Management, The George Washington University