Verily A. Jones, Acting Director
Verily A. Jones was appointed executive deputy director by Governor Susana Martinez in May 2018. Originally from California, Jones grew up in Orem, Utah, and attended Merced College before transferring to Brigham Young University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in human development. She earned a Juris Doctor degree from Washburn University, then worked in foreclosure compliance and insurance sales before moving to New Mexico in 2014. Jones worked for the 13th Judicial District Attorney’s Office, handling all probation violations and specialty courts for the Sandoval County office, prosecuting DWI, domestic violence and property crimes cases. At Rose L. Brand and Associates, P.C., she practiced creditor’s rights law and represented financial institutions in foreclosures and evictions.
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