ABOUT THE AUTHOR

 

          In her book, They Call Me Blessed, Inez Heller Jones is introduced to readers as wife, empty nester, single mom and in-home caregiver. While all of these have been a part of her life experience, there is much more about Inez that readers should know.

          Inez Heller Jones is a central Ohio transplant from west Michigan where she earned the reputation of serving her God, her family and her community with high energy, intensity and conviction.  Some of her many accomplishments include: West Shore Christian Fellowship Trustee Board Chairman; Michigan Women’s Commission Honoree for leadership in state, business, education, government and community service; Chairwoman of the Muskegon Heights, Michigan Education Assessment Program Task Force; Muskegon County Museum Trustee;  Hackley Public Library Board; Legislative Committee Chair of the Muskegon County Black Women’s Political Caucus; Secretary of the Muskegon County Republican Executive Committee; Co-Founder of the Muskegon Church Contact Community Impact Regional Network (MCCIRN); and three time candidate for the Michigan 92nd District state House seat.

          Shortly after moving to central Ohio, Inez was elected to serve on the Chippewill Condominium Unit Owners’ Association Board of Directors.  During her eight-year tenure, she held a number of positions, including Street Coordinator/Building Captain Liaison; Newsletter Editor; Secretary pro-tem; Vice-President and President.