Ciara Jones is in her second year with Marquette Athletics as the Blue & Gold Fund Assistant, but has been involved with the department for a number of years.
A four-year letterwinner (2008-11) for the Golden Eagles in volleyball, Jones served as co-captain in 2011 and helped the team to its first-ever NCAA tournament appearance. She was named All-BIG EAST First Team and was an AVCA All-America Honorable Mention honoree.
Jones recently completed an internship at Sports32 in Milwaukee, where she gained experience with various production elements, including video editing and camera operation. She also worked as an intern in MU's media relations department in 2011 and assisted with all aspects of the department's day-to-day operations.
The Orlando, Fla., native earned a bachelor's degree in broadcast and electronic communications from Marquette in 2012. She is currently working on her master's in sports leadership at MU.