Beatrice Kones, whose full name is Beatrice Pauline Cherono Kones, is a kenyan politician who is a member of parliament for Bomet constituency in Bomet County under Jubilee Party and is a member of Jubilee Party. In 2009, Beatrice was appointed Assistant minister of Home Affairs of Cabinet.

From 1964 to 1972, Pauline Cherono Kones attended Cheptuiyet Primary School for her Certificate of Primary Education (CPE) and from 1972 to 1976, went to Sosiot Girls High School where she earned Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE). In 1981, Pauline Cherono Kones was enrolled at Kericho Teachers Training College to take P1 Certificate and graduated in 1983.

Pauline Cherono Kones joined Teachers Service Commission as a teacher worked from 1983 to 1995. Between 2008 and 2013, she worked in Ministry of State, Office of the Vice President and Home Affairs, as Assistant Minister. From 2008 to 2013, Pauline Cherono Kones was a member of Kenya National Assembly where she became a Member of Parliament for Bomet Constituency in Bomet County. Since 2014, Pauline Cherono Kones was in Maendeleo ya Wanawake working as Vice Chairperson. In 2017, Pauline Cherono Kones was re-elected as Member of Parliament for Bomet East Constituency. She is a member of the following committees: Parliamentary Powers and Priviledges Committee and Departmental Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.