Van is a lifetime resident of the Jackson area and lives in Madison at Lake Lorman with his wife Nancy. Nancy is a retired Math teacher from Jackson Prep and St. Andrews Episcopal School. Van has one son, Kyle who is married to Morgan Lewellen Jones and one daughter, Kelsey. Kyle works for Boston Scientific as a Territory Manager in Jackson. Kelsey is married to Webb Emerson, she is a GI Nurse at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. Van and his family are members of Christ United Methodist Church in Jackson.

Van enjoys waterskiing, fishing, CrossFit training, and SEC Football & Basketball & spending time in Starkville, MS, as well as Orange Beach, AL.


Years of Experience

Representing Northwestern Mutual since 1984.


Degree Major Institution
Bachelor of Business Administration Business Mississippi State

Awards and Recognition


Million Dollar Round Table Qualifying/Life Member 2000-2002

MDRT is the premier association of financial professionals. MDRT status designation is granted for one year and members must apply every year to continue their affiliation with the MDRT


National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Quality Award 2011

Award recognizing commitment to excellence in service to clients and industry


National Quality Award 1989, 1992-1996, 1999-2008

Award recognizing persistency and performance


National Sales Achievement Award 1987-2002, 2006-2008

Award recognizing performance

W Van Jones Jr

W Van Jones Jr, CLU®

Financial Advisor


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