The American Red Cross of Southwestern New York has selected Tina Jones to lead and coordinate Red Cross emergency services throughout Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Allegany counties.
Ms. Jones holds a bachelor of arts degree in human development from SUNY Empire State College and has certifications in education and counseling. She previously served as an educator, counselor and caseworker at Catholic Charities of Western New York, where she worked with at-risk adolescents and their families to develop and implement corrective action plans.
In her role as emergency services manager, Ms. Scott will be responsible for the delivery of Red Cross emergency services to the community, to include disaster relief services, service to armed forces and community disaster education programs. As a member of the Red Cross's Western New York regional team, she will also ensure integration of the chapter's disaster response activities with regional and national level response efforts during major disaster events.
All disaster assistance offered by the American Red Cross is complimentary and made possible by contributions from the American people and residents of southwestern New York. The United Way organizations of southwestern New York also provide financial support to the local Red Cross.