Chris Jones is an award-winning journalist and editor of Fredericksburg Parent & Family.
During his career, he has been a sports writer, sports editor, managing editor and an editor-in-chief, as well as a marketing copywriter. He’s interviewed high profile people, like HGTVs Sabrina Soto, Food Network celebrity chef Rachael Ray, Supernanny Jo Frost, and TLCs American Supernanny Deborah Tillman, to name a few. His work has been featured in several newspapers and magazines from Virginia to Alabama, and he’s a contributor for The Huffington Post.
In 2015, Chris wrote The Art & Business of Writing: A Practical Guide to the Writing Life and launched a podcast of the same title where he interviews writers, authors, and professionals who influence the writing world. Some of his guests include New York Times bestselling author John David Mann, EOFire’s Kate Erickson, Foundr Magazine CEO Nathan Chan, and two-time Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist Efrem Graham.
Chris also co-hosts a weekly radio show called Convocation Radio where he and his co-host, D’Shawn Wright, interview today’s movers and shakers both regionally and nationally.