As Director for Development, Cliftine is responsible for all fundraising activities including soliciting and securing donations for the Club. She also serves as chair of the Development Committee.
Cliftine was born in the District of Columbia and remains a District resident active in both local politics and civic affairs. She holds a mayoral-appointed position as a commissioner on the Real Property Tax Appeals Commission which is a quasi-judicial commission overseeing residential and commercial property assessment appeals in the District. She has worked as a real estate agent for her mother’s real estate brokerage firm, Marion Jones Real Estate, and then as a sole proprietor of her own real estate brokerage firm, Cliftine Jones, Ltd. Cliftine is a supporter of the arts, a Kennedy Center Patron, and a long-time active member of the WNDC.