Originally from Dallas, Texas, Ausia Jones received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance with a focus on choreography at the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance under the direction of Jodie Gates and William Forsythe. Throughout her career, she has been honored to perform works by William Forsythe, Robert Battle, Crystal Pite, Aszure Barton, Jiri Kylian, and more. Jones is an Orion Choreographic Fellowship Recipient, Toulmin Creator Recipient, White Bird panelist Celebrating Black Women in Dance, and YoungArts winner in Choreography and Modern Dance. Ausia hopes to share her knowledge and love for dance in a way that inspires and educates the next generation of young artists. Jones joined Ballet Jazz Montreal in 2020.