Jeffrey C. Jones graduated Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude from the Honors College at Rutgers University-Camden. He founded the education non-profit Miracles-Global, Inc. during his junior year. He developed and supported tutoring, after school, and scholarship programs that have served hundreds of students. As a result of his work, he is the recipient of awards from Camden City and the State of New Jersey. In 2010, he was invited by the Obama Administration to discuss the future of Education with Assistant Secretary of Education Tony Miller.