Director of Audit and Investigations
Dexter K. Jones began his career with TABC in 1999 as an entry-level auditor. He was promoted to regional compliance supervisor for the South Texas region, and later served as Marketing Practices director. Jones was selected as assistant chief of the Compliance Division for the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission in January 2008. He became chief of Field Operations in August 2011.
Jones served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1988 to 1992. He earned his bachelor's degree in finance in 1998 from the University of North Texas in Denton. He is a graduate of the Governor's Executive Development Program Class XXIV at The University of Texas' Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, a 2012 graduate of Class 69 of the FBI Law Enforcement Executive Leadership Development Program in Quantico, Virginia, and a 2015 graduate of the 261st Session of the FBI National Academy. He holds certifications as a Certified Advanced Peace Officer and Certified Fraud Examiner in Texas.
Jones is a board member of the Executive Board of Austin Regional FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force, Texas Violent Gang Task Force, Texas Human Trafficking Prevention Task Force and Houston Area Council on Human Trafficking.