By Kyle Hernandez
Staff reporter

Lee Jones is the Technical Director for the TOMARI Theatrical Arts and Technologies Center. He was the theater technician for Plano Stages in Plano, Texas and has also worked in Denton, Texas at the Children’s Drama School. Jones has recently graduated from McMurry University in Abilene, Texas.

In high school, Jones spent most of his time in the theater program. “I was heavily involved,” said Jones. He tried to play the sports that were offered and also participated on the yearbook and student council.

Jones feels at home at Southwestern College and seemed to be in his comfort zone. Jones intends to improve the theater department at Southwestern by teaching students new techniques. He also hopes to find the best way for the students to succeed.

Jones will spend most of his time at the TOMARI Center. The Texas native is excited to explore all that he can so students will go on to be a part of something bigger and better. He is ready to kick off his career at Southwestern. “It’s a nice school with big ambitions,” he said.

Kyle Hernandez is a junior majoring in Film and Communications. You may email him at