At a Special Called Meeting held on October 2, 2018, the Orange County School Board appointed Mr. Michael Jones as the Interim District 3 Representative for the term October 2, 2018 – December 31, 2019.

In 2005 Mr. Jones and his family relocated to Orange from Fauquier County. He has been a member of the Virginia State Police for 22 years both as a Trooper and Special Agent. Mr. Jones is a graduate of the University of Virginia’s College at Wise (formerly Clinch Valley College) and of the Virginia Forensic Science Academy. He is also a crime scene examiner for the department and routinely instructs at the State Police Academy as well as in many other settings including the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) program at Kettle Run High School in Fauquier.