Adam Jones, graduate of the Kansas City Art Institute, is an innovator and urban pioneer who has been a major catalyst the renaissance of several Kansas City neighborhoods, including the Westside and West Bottoms. He is on the board of the Westside Housing Organization. Some of his projects include the Hobbs Building, the Carnival Building, 1221 Union Ave (Foundation Architectural Reclamation), the Hotel Fredrick in Booneville, MO and many more.