Tim was born in 1971 in Minnesota while his father, Dr. William C. Jones, was serving our country as a Captain and veterinarian in the U.S. Army. In 1972, Tim, with his father and mother, JoAnn, returned to Missouri and lived in Manchester. The family moved west to the Eureka area in 1976 when Tim’s parents purchased and renovated a historic farmhouse on the former Pevely Dairy site. Tim attended Sacred Heart School in Eureka and was active in the Eureka Sports Association.
Tim attended St. Louis University High School where he ran Varsity Cross Country and graduated with honors in 1989. Tim worked several jobs throughout his high school years and learned the values and ethics of hard work from his father who by this time was the owner and operator of Pacific Animal Hospital.
College & Law School
Tim attended Fordham University in New York City were he graduated in 1993, earning a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in English and Russian Studies. In 1996, Tim graduated with Dean’s List Honors from St. John’s University School of Law in Queens, New York. Tim excelled in trial competitions in law school, receiving three “Best Advocate” Awards. Tim also served as the President of the Day Student Class.
Tim and Suzanne Elizabeth Rohan of Chesterfield were married on June 8, 2002. They settled in Eureka where they built their first home together in 2003.
Suzanne, the daughter of Michael and Patricia Rohan, graduated from Parkway South High School in 1991, then earned her bachelor’s degree with a double major in psychology and French from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA. After completing her master’s degree in rehabilitation psychology and counseling from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Suzanne returned to the St. Louis area to work in the field of career counseling. Currently, Suzanne appreciates her role of full-time mother while continuing to teach several classes each term as a member of the adjunct faculty of Webster University’s Behavioral and Social Sciences Department. Although Tim and Suzanne attend Most Sacred Heart Church in Eureka as a family with their daughters, Suzanne is also an active member and treasurer of St. Francis Episcopal Church in Eureka.
Tim and Suzanne have two daughters, Katherine and Abigail (ages 8 and 4 respectively). Katie enjoys gymnastics, Brownie Girl Scouts, reading, writing stories, and playing outside with her friends. Abby likes to dance, paint pictures, color, read, and play with the family’s two cats. They both enjoy the excitement of visiting Daddy at the Capitol in Jefferson City and quickly make the Speaker’s office their own!