2022 Thirty Under 30: Dawaelyne Jones

Dawaelyne Jones

Dawaelyne Jones, Gamma Tau (North Texas), joined Pi Kappa Phi’s national staff as a Senior Leadership Consultant after graduation. A student of radio, television, and film, Jones moved to Los Angeles during the pandemic to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. He first worked as a casting assistant/non-union director at Central Casting working on shows such as “A Black Lady Sketch Show,” “Live in Front of a Studio Audience,” “Snowfall,” and “Roar.” Currently, Jones is working as a casting assistant at Netflix in its new casting department working on principle casting for Netflix’s original series content. Reflecting on the benefits of Pi Kappa Phi, Jones sees his uncommon opportunities as important developmental factors in overcoming challenges and achieving his goals.