Mrs. Judi Jones, also known as “Mama Jones,” is the founder, director, and visionary of Kansas Academy of Theatrical Arts, and the Educational Director
of Launch Pad Studios. She grew up on the streets of the south Bronx, NYC, in the early ‘50’s. When it comes to social injustice, she says if we are
to shepherd well, we need to learn to stand up and start talking to others in order to begin making a difference.