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Full Name: Sherry Jones

Title: Commissioner / Deputy Compact Administrator

Commission Title: Commissioner / Deputy Compact Administrator

Role Group: Parole & Probation


Unit: Maryland Department of Juvenile Justice

Address: 217 E. Redwood Street; 14th Floor

Baltimore, Maryland 21202

Region: South

Office Email:

Office Phone:

Direct Phone: (410) 230-3200


Fax 1: (410) 659-6865

Fax 2: (410) 230-3417



Sherry Jones is the Deputy Compact Administrator of the Maryland Department of Juvenile Services and serves as the Maryland ICJ Commissioner. Currently, she oversees the day-to-day operations of the Interstate Compact Unit and resolves discrepancies between State and Local Laws and ICJ Rules-Federal Laws. She serves on the Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force Victim Services Committee and is Co-Chair of the Baltimore City Victims Services Committee. Her varied background includes advocacy, education/training, and formal/informal mentorship. Sherry earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Psychology from Coppin State University and an Associates of Arts degree from Baltimore Community College in Early Childhood Education. She is also a graduate of Towson University’s Professional Leader Program and Department of Juvenile Services Leadership Development Institute. Sherry is one of Maryland’s Top 100 Women Honorees for her Professional Accomplishment, Community Leadership, and Mentoring. She believes serving as the Maryland Representative helps cultivate and refine her leadership skills.