Firm History

History and Industry Experience

The Jones Payne Group, Inc. is a firm committed to excellence in architecture, planning, program management, and information management services for clients.

Founded by Randolph Jones and Michael K. Payne, Jones Payne provides the benefits of combined expertise and collaboration in several design and technology disciplines coupled with a diversity of interests and experience.

Widely recognized as innovators, unique service providers, and application developers, Jones Payne incorporates technology-based approaches to environmental assessments, architectural design, urban planning, and program management.  Clients appreciate that our applications emphasize systems that communicate relevant information quickly, with the least effort by users.

Randolph Jones’ Legacy

Randolph Jones was a founding principal of The Jones Payne Group, Inc., an architect, urban designer, and certified urban planner.  With over 30 years of experience in transportation facilities planning and design, downtown revitalization programs, community development programs, housing, environmental assessments, noise mitigation programs, historic preservation, adaptive use projects, and smart growth initiatives, Randy’s knowledge and expertise served as a platform for the firm’s growth.  Since his death in 2008, the firm and its Principals proudly continue his legacy.