President & CEO - Scott Jones, CIA, CRMA is the co-founder of Key Performance Initiatives, Inc. Mr. Jones has over 40 years of leadership and management experience. This includes 10 years in senior leadership in Quality Management and 9 years as Chief Audit Executive for the North American division of a global aerospace and defense company. Scott's broad industry experience includes food processing, railcar design & construction,  printing, timber, oil & gas, and aerospace/defense engineering, manufacturing, and service.

Chief Team Coach - Patti Jones is the co-founder of Key Performance Initiatives, Inc. Mrs Jones has over 30 years experience coaching, facilitating, and training small teams to attain relational, performance, and missional excellence. 


Areas of Expertise

  • Internal Audit
    • IIA Standards
    • Financial
    • Operational
    • Compliance
    • IT
  • Governance
  • Risk Management
  • Internal Controls
  • Data Analytics
    • IDEA (data analytics software)
    • Statistical Analysis
    • Six Sigma
  • Compliance
    • Government Business Systems
    • FCPA "Hallmarks"
  • Quality Systems
    • ISO 9001
    • AS 9100
  • Small Group Dynamics
  • Team Building
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Conflict resolution




Scott Jones

  • Certified Internal Auditor
  • Certification in Risk Management Assurance
  • Professional Engineer - District of Columbia

Patti Jones

  • Certified Teacher

Professional & Honor Societies

Scott Jones

  • Senior Member, American Society for Quality
  • Member, Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Member, ISACA
  • Member, Society of Automotive Engineers
  • Member, Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Member, Golden Key International Honor Society



Scott Jones:

  • M.S. Accounting & Information Management, University of Texas at Dallas
  • M.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Maryland
  • B.S. United States Coast Guard Academy

Patti Jones

  • B.S. Georgian Court College