Eugene Jones Named One of Florida’s Most Influential and Impactful Men of the Year

Monday, September 20, 2021

Kudos to Eugene Jones, executive dean, Downtown Campus, who was recognized during the ONYX Magazine’s Men of Honor Awards Ceremony last Thursday, September 16, 2021. The award recognizes men from across Florida who exemplify leadership, achievement, integrity and vision as they transform their communities and professions.

At the ceremony, Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings was named Man of the Year, and ONYX Magazine unveiled the cover of the magazine featuring him. For a complete list of the 2021 Honorees, visit http://www.onyxbmhonors.com/2021-honorees/.

33 Comments

  • Robert McCaffrey said:

    Congratulations, Eugene! It's a well-deserved recognition.

    AMTue, 21 Sep 2021 08:56:02 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 08:56:02 +0000am21,8:56 am

    • eugene said:

      Thanks Rob!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 09:55:44 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:55:44 +0000am21,9:55 am

  • Lauren R. Thomas said:

    This is amazing! Congratulations Dr. Jones!!!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 14:37:32 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 14:37:32 +0000pm21,2:37 pm

    • eugene said:

      Thanks Dr. Thomas!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 09:56:06 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:56:06 +0000am21,9:56 am

  • Jeffrey Filko said:

    Outstanding, Eugene! Congratulations to you, my friend.

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 14:54:15 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 14:54:15 +0000pm21,2:54 pm

    • eugene said:

      I appreciate your support!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 09:56:58 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:56:58 +0000am21,9:56 am

  • Edna Jones Miller said:

    Congratulations Dr. Jones!!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 14:55:51 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 14:55:51 +0000pm21,2:55 pm

    • eugene said:

      Thanks Dr. Miller!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 09:57:20 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:57:20 +0000am21,9:57 am

  • Melissa Pedone said:

    Congratulations Dr. Jones on this well-deserved recognition. So happy that we have the opportunity to work together!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 14:59:22 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 14:59:22 +0000pm21,2:59 pm

    • eugene said:

      Thanks so much! I appreciate all the support you've provided on the projects we've worked on!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 09:58:23 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:58:23 +0000am21,9:58 am

  • Craig Rapp said:

    Congratulations! A standout leader!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 14:59:50 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 14:59:50 +0000pm21,2:59 pm

    • eugene said:

      Thank you Craig!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:17:32 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:17:32 +0000am21,10:17 am

  • April Montallana said:

    Congratulations for this well-deserved recognition!!!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 15:30:38 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:30:38 +0000pm21,3:30 pm

  • Joseph Richardson said:

    Proud of you Dr. Jones…well done!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 15:33:20 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:33:20 +0000pm21,3:33 pm

    • eugene said:

      Thanks Dr. Richarson!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:18:25 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:18:25 +0000am21,10:18 am

  • Bob Gessner said:

    We always knew Dr. Jones was impactful, now the world knows it!
    I also want to add what an impressive and fun way to view the award recipients!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 17:23:27 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 17:23:27 +0000pm21,5:23 pm

    • eugene said:

      Thank you Bob, your support over the years has meant a great deal!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:19:17 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:19:17 +0000am21,10:19 am

  • Solange said:

    Congratulations, Eugene!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 17:41:38 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 17:41:38 +0000pm21,5:41 pm

  • Ruby said:

    Congratulations!!!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 17:46:16 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 17:46:16 +0000pm21,5:46 pm

    • eugene said:

      Thanks!!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:19:48 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:19:48 +0000am21,10:19 am

  • Lateshia Martin said:

    Congratulations Dr.Jones!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 19:49:39 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 19:49:39 +0000pm21,7:49 pm

  • Marc Gentzler said:

    Outstanding! We at Valencia are lucky to have you!

    PMTue, 21 Sep 2021 22:59:37 +0000Tue, 21 Sep 2021 22:59:37 +0000pm21,10:59 pm

    • eugene said:

      Thank you! Proud to be on the Valencia team!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:28 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:28 +0000am21,10:20 am

  • Makendy Jacob said:

    Exemplary leaders should be recognized. Congratulations, Dr. Jones!!!

    AMWed, 22 Sep 2021 08:13:32 +0000Wed, 22 Sep 2021 08:13:32 +0000am21,8:13 am

    • eugene said:

      Thank you sir! Thanks for all you do at DTC!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:57 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:20:57 +0000am21,10:20 am

  • Jeff Goltz said:

    Congratulations Eugene !! You are great leader and ambassador for the college, This recognition is well-deserved.

    AMWed, 22 Sep 2021 08:23:12 +0000Wed, 22 Sep 2021 08:23:12 +0000am21,8:23 am

    • eugene said:

      Thanks Jeff! Happy to be on the team with you!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:21:40 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:21:40 +0000am21,10:21 am

  • Jocelyn M. said:

    Congratulations Dr. Jones!

    AMWed, 22 Sep 2021 08:29:46 +0000Wed, 22 Sep 2021 08:29:46 +0000am21,8:29 am

    • eugene said:

      Thank you!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:21:58 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:21:58 +0000am21,10:21 am

  • Amanda Nunez said:

    Such an inspiration for our young men in the community we are working in! Congratulations Dr. Jones!

    AMWed, 22 Sep 2021 11:19:10 +0000Wed, 22 Sep 2021 11:19:10 +0000am21,11:19 am

    • eugene said:

      Thanks so much!

      AMThu, 23 Sep 2021 10:22:19 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:22:19 +0000am21,10:22 am

  • Terri Graham said:

    Congrats again Dr. Jones! We are so proud of you and the impact you are having on our community.

    PMWed, 22 Sep 2021 17:33:11 +0000Wed, 22 Sep 2021 17:33:11 +0000pm21,5:33 pm

    • eugene said:

      Thank you Dr. Graham!

      PMThu, 23 Sep 2021 14:11:18 +0000Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:11:18 +0000pm21,2:11 pm

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