Christopher Jones

Extension Agent, Gila County Cooperative Extension

Christopher Jones is an Extension Agent at the University of Arizona in Gila County, Arizona. He served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Guatemala and as Territorial Forester in American Samoa before becoming a Cooperative Extension Agent. He conducts programs in horticulture and natural resources, including programs that address climate change impacts on natural resources since 2003. Chris leads the Association of Natural Resources Extension Professionals’ Climate Science Initiative (


  • MS, Renewable Natural Resources, University of Arizona, 1995