Toni Jones
Senior Manager of Employee Engagement
Jabil Circuit, Inc.
St. Petersburg, FL

"Experiences with exceptional leaders and coworkers fuel the environment for creating endless possibilities to grow and improve our industry. Collaborating to implement new processes creates personal satisfaction, however my passion now comes from sharing what I've learned and love about the entire manufacturing process with the amazing women of Jabil.”

Toni joined Jabil as the first female manager in Florida, responsible for quality processes and procedures throughout the entire manufacturing process. She was quickly recognized for her ability to bring diverse opinions to the table; facilitate the conversation and help engineering and manufacturing teams quickly and efficiently agree on the path forward; and implement solutions to ensure customer commitments were upheld. She has been an integral part of the company's growth and history, both in creating innovative manufacturing solutions and by developing and mentoring employees.
Over the course of her career, Toni has led a range of efforts that have resulted in accomplishing business objectives, including leading the initiative for the company to achieve a Global ISO9000 certification, covering 17 manufacturing plants across Asia, Europe and the Americas.  In another role as Director of Global Quality, she organized global Quality Manager meetings for 45+ manufacturing sites to share knowledge, optimize quality processes, and share and adopt best practices. 
Toni is a superior mentor, both because of her longevity with the firm and also because of her ability to connect on a personal level and engage people.  She is regarded throughout the organization as a trusted, high integrity manager who will always be an advocate and ensure that the voice of the employee is heard. 
She is also a champion for the community.  Toni has played a key role in Jabil’s partnership with the American Heart Association, helping teams organize fundraising events, quickly removing barriers and helping ensure their success. She has also participates in the Big Brother Big Sister Organization and is involved in the Walking School Bus program, in partnership with the Tampa Bay Rays baseball team. 

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