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Mary Kenyon Jones MEd.

Mary Kenyon Jones is the Education and Outreach Specialist for the Division of Oral Health at SC DHEC. She has an undergraduate degree from Converse College and an MEd. from the University of South Carolina. She has over 20 years of experience working with numerous state agencies and non-profits in oversight and facilitation of communication activities as well as training and outreach related grant activities. Ms. Jones has developed oral health curricula, standards-based materials and outreach resources for target populations. In addition, she has developed and conducted certified trainings for childcare providers, Head Start/Early Head Start programs, and other community-based groups. Ms. Jones served on the committee to develop Health and Safety Standards for the SC Department of Education (SCDOE); wrote a standards-based environmental curriculum that was implemented statewide; and developed an Oral Health Train the Trainer session for the SC Department of Education for use with school nurses.