Paul J. Jones, VP

Paul Jones 300Paul Jones was named vice president of corporate development and strategy in November of 2023. In this role, he is responsible for developing and executing strategic initiatives that drive the company's growth, profitability and long-term success.

Paul previously served as the vice president of university relations at Marquette University and led many of the university’s external-facing functions, including marketing, communication, public affairs and corporate and community engagement. He also served as general counsel leading all legal matters for Marquette. 

Prior to joining Marquette, Paul spent 10 years as an executive officer at Harley-Davidson Inc., serving as vice president and chief legal officer as well as the head of strategy, sustainability and corporate development. Before that, he served as vice president and general counsel at Regal-Beloit Corp. and was a partner at the law firm of Foley & Lardner in Milwaukee.

Paul received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, a law degree from Georgetown University and an MBA from Northwestern University. He also earned a post-graduate degree in strategy and innovation from Oxford University.