Tonya Ellis Jones was born in Salt Lake City, Utah and raised in Idaho Falls, Idaho. She graduated from Hillcrest High School, where she enjoyed Track, lettered in Swim Team, and enjoys music. She participated in singing in musicals and the High School choir. She graduated from Career Cosmetology in Rexburg in 1997. She worked as a Cosmetologist while attending BYU Idaho 1997-1999, where she graduated with an Associate’s Degree in General’s Art’s and Science. She then went on to the ISU PTA Program and graduated in 2006. She loves working with people and helping them with their special needs. She has continued he education and became Idaho Certified in Massage Therapy in 2010. She also is certified in Pain Pattern Solution Massage (PPS). She and her husband have 6 children and 4 Grandchildren. She enjoys time with her family being in the outdoors, camping, hiking and floating Big Springs in Island Park and white water rafting in Jackson. She enjoys working out and learning about Nutritional Health. She loves learning and is continually learning hands on experiences to help reduce patient’s pain so they can continue doing their Activities of Daily Living.