Jones Willingham

Birmingham, Alabama Advocacy Corps Organizer

Jones Willingham

Jones Willingham is a junior at Samford University majoring in Law, Politics, and Society with a minor in Spanish. Jones is a musician that has worked with organizations such as RAINN, Neverthirst, and Sidewalk Film Festival in the realms of event coordinating, media outreach, and event promotion. He is a University Fellow and a member of both the Samford Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl Team and Model United Nations.

After participating in the March for Our Lives movement of 2018, Jones became interested in political organizing and advocacy in the South. With political barriers being broken in 2019 and the continued appearance of youth voices in grassroots organizing, Jones is excited to work with the Advocacy Corps to engage his surrounding community with meaningful, intentional dialogue to solve the issues of our time.

Advocacy Corps 2019-2020 

Meet the 2019-2020 class of Advocacy Corps Organizers. These 20 young adults from around the U.S. will be organizing their communities to end gun violence.