Hal Jones is President, Founder and acting CEO for Global Hope Network International.
As President and CEO of GHNI, Hal is responsible for fundraising, networking, vision and guidance of the organization.
He's known for a hands-on enthusiastic approach that engages staff, volunteers, and donors to embark on the greatest adventure: bringing help and hope to the poorest villages and hidden people groups around the globe.
Hal Jones graduated with high honors from the University of Hawaii and holds an MA in Business Administration. He went on to build a successful real estate firm, ERA Jones Realty with over 300 agents. In 1992 Jones Realty merged with Coldwell-Banker McCormack, making it the largest real estate firm in Hawaii. From 1983 to 1989 Hal served as a State Representative to the Hawaii Legislature. He was named "Legislator of the Year" in 1986 by the American Legislative Exchange Council.
Hal and his wife, Lana Yong Jones have 4 children and 16 grandchildren. They live in Geneva, Switzerland, where GHNI's International Headquarters is located.