On Monday evening, the Jones School Board interviewed three (3) candidates for the vacant seat and appointed Derek Miller to the position. Mr. Miller is a 1995 graduate of Oklahoma Christian Schools. After high school, Mr. Miller earned a bachelor’s degree from Oklahoma State University in Criminal Justice. He is the owner of M&S Construction, a demolition and excavation company.
We were fortunate to have several very qualified candidates and interviewed 3 from the group. Derek Miller rose to the top with a visible servants heart and desire to help JPS grow into the future.Brett Ramsey, School Board President
He has been married to his wife, Ameika, for 11 years. He is the proud father of two boys, Julian (2nd Grade) and Derek (6th Grade). This is their first year to attend Jones Public Schools. Their boys are very active in sports, and love playing football, basketball, and baseball. Derek currently coaches his son’s 2nd grade football team.
When asked what he was excited about in serving on the Jones School Board, Derek’s response was,
Just getting to know Jones better, the personnel, the town, and getting more acclimated to Jones and Jones living.Derek Miller