Frankie Jones graduated from Creighton University College of Arts and Sciences, with a Bachelor of Arts in 1990 where she majored in Political Science and minored in business. In 1993 she earned her Juris Doctorate from Creighton University School of Law. In 1994 she was admitted to the State Bar of Arizona.
From January 1998 to the present, she has been a deputy county attorney at the Maricopa County Attorney's Office. She has worked in Preliminary Hearing, Trial, Charging and Special Crimes bureaus. Since 2005, she has served as the bureau chief of the Probation Violation Bureau. Prior to coming to the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office, she worked for Stender and Larkin practicing immigration, family and criminal law and at the Arizona Department of Revenue practicing tax law.
She currently serves as the Chairperson on the State Bar of Arizona Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) Committee. She is a current member of Commission on Minorities in the Judiciary, a standing committee of the Arizona Judicial Council (AJC). She is also a board member and secretary for the Arizona Black Bar. She previously served on the State Bar of Arizona Conflict Case Committee and the Peer Review Committee.