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Duron Jones

B.A., Business Management, Seattle University

Director of the Albers Summer Business Institute

Contact for Albers Summer Business Institute: Social Entrepreneurship

Duron obtained his BA in Business Management with a minor focus in Innovation and Entrepreneurship from Seattle University. He spent over 10 years supporting youth in college planning and career development. Duron has served with Seattle University for over 12 years in a variety of capacities including the Center for Community Engagement, Seattle Early College/Middle College at Seattle University, University Summer Programs, and Albers School of Business & Economics. Also, Duron is a local entrepreneur and has started businesses in event management, nonprofit management, light therapy, travel and tourism, and many more.

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Julian Franco

B.A., Public Relations & English Literature, Gonzaga University

Associate Director for Diversity Recruitment and Pre-College Programs

Contact for Seattle University AI4ALL

Julian has a wealth of experience in diversity recruitment in the Puget Sound region, program development and management, community building, and networking on and off-campus. Also, he has a history with and a passion for Seattle University's transformative mission in Jesuit Education. Before joining the Seattle University community, Julian was instrumental in leading the development of the diversity recruitment role on the PLU campus; and has been a lead event planner in the community.