Peter Jones, Board Member

 

Peter Rhea Jones, Jr. is the General Manager of Haverty's Furniture, South East Florida Region. He began working for Haverty's in 1986 and was promoted 6 times to different positions throughout the country. Currently he oversees stores from St. Lucie County to Broward County.

Pete graduated from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama with undergraduate degrees in Economics and Psychology. He was an avid soccer player and Eagle Scout in his younger years.

He has served in several leadership positions over the years, including Deacon at Lewisville Baptist Church in North Carolina and Trustee at Oceanview United Methodist Church, in Juno Beach, Florida. He has also taught youth Sunday school for many years.

Pete has a sincere appreciation for children, and a heart for the challenging hardships that homelessness places on young families. He considers it a blessing to work with so many dedicated volunteers from the many congregations in the Family Promise network.

Pete is married to Melanie Jones. They have two children, Kristin and Tripp.




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