Sa’Metria Jones

State Policy Council


Sa’Metria Jones is a licensed attorney and advocate who joined Family Equality in September 2021 as the State Policy Counsel. 

Sa’Metria is from Raleigh, North Carolina. She graduated from UNC School of Law in 2017 with her Juris Doctor and is licensed to practice law in North Carolina.  Sa’Metria is also pursuing a Master in Public Administration at UNC School of Government and anticipates completing the program in December 2021. 

Before joining Family Equality, Sa’Metria worked as a Public Benefits Staff Attorney at Legal Aid of North Carolina and a Policy Advisor in the North Carolina Office of the Governor She has experience in civil litigation, administrative law, and state government policy and administration. 

Sa’Metria is passionate about helping people overcome legal barriers that interfere with their ability to experience freedom, love, health, and prosperity. She remains in Raleigh, North Carolina near her family and enjoys physical fitness, live music, all things food related, and traveling.