Dr. Shameka S. Jones is a Regional Clinical Pharmacist at Florida Blue. Her pharmacy career spans over two decades with experience in retail, hospital and managed care pharmacy. In her current role she is responsible for developing strategies to improve patient outcomes, reduce pharmacy costs and provide clinical support for the company’s Medicare plans.
Known for her transformational leadership and dedication to public service, Dr. Jones has distinguished herself as a valued community leader passionate about helping organizations advance. She has a gift for incubating programs infused with creativity and innovation. She believes that embracing diversity makes our communities flourish and stronger. Accordingly, she serves as Vice-Chair of the DEI Committee for the St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce Board of Governors.
Dr. Jones is a true servant leader committed to many charitable activities and her local community. She has current and past service on the board of directors of Boys and Girls Club of the Suncoast, YWCA of Tampa Bay, Leadership St. Pete Alumni Association and the MLK Day of Service Advisory Council.
She is a member of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP), St. Petersburg (FL) Chapter of The Links, Inc., and immediate past president of the St. Petersburg Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. receiving the Southern Region Dr. Yvonne Kennedy Leadership Award in 2022.
She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University, holds a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification and is a graduate of 2013 class of Leadership St. Pete. A fifth-generation native of St. Petersburg, Dr. Jones enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.