Introducing the BIC Class of 2015: Debra Jones

6/29/2013 Unknown 0 Comments

Debra Jones
CCNY Media &
Communications Arts,
Branding + Integrated
MPS Class of 2015

(How many of us can write in a personal essay: "Growing up in Fiji . . ."  Fiji !)

Debra Jones has most recently had her own graphic design business, Debra A Jones Design, providing graphic design, corporate identity, creative concept development, and press work.  Previously, she worked for major Australian financial services and technology corporations.

Ms. Jones has studied Social Work, Industrial Design, Architectural Drafting, and Graphic Design at the University of New South Wales, Sydney Institute of Technology, and Shillington College.

Introducing Debra Jones via the Proust Questionnaire:

What is your present state of mind?
Trepidation. WTF am I doing?????

Who are your heroines in world history?
Malala Yousafzai -- she survived being shot in the head by the Taliban for thinking that education is for girls, too.  She's now studying in the U.K.  Edie Windsor, for her challenge to DOMA.  Tina Fey and Chelsea Handler -- Hysterical. And, at times, uncomfortable.

What do you appreciate the most in your friends?
Their unconditional love.

What is your main fault?
Fear of failure. Intransigence.

What do you hate most?

What is your idea of happiness?
On a beach. In a boat. On a beach. . . . . And eating.

How do you wish to die?
Quickly. With vodka.

What is your idea of misery?
Standing still.

What is your favorite motto?
Shut up. And keep peddling!!!