Andy Jones is a poet, continuing lecturer for the University Writing Program, and the academic associate director of academic technology services at UC Davis. Andy has taught writing, creative writing and literature classes at UC Davis since 1990, and since 2000 he has hosted Dr. Andy's Poetry and Technology Hour on radio station KDVS. Jones also coordinates and hosts the twice-monthly Poetry Night Reading Series at the John Natsoulas Gallery in Davis. The author of three books of poetry, with more on the way, he has given poetry readings throughout California and as far away as Washington, D.C., and Nara, Japan. A weekly columnist for the Davis Enterprise, he has discussed poetic, professional and personal topics on Sacramento Public Radio, the BBC World Service and The Oprah Winfrey Show. In addition to writing and literature classes, Jones has taught first-year seminars on jazz and literature, Buddhism and film, practical antiracism and poetry marketing. Having served two terms as Davis poet laureate, he is now the poet laureate emeritus of the City of Davis.