Dr. Jackson is an award-winning educator, entrepreneur and advocate. She garnered the Philadelphia Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Award and has been recognized as a Professional Development Champion by the Pennsylvania Quality Assurance System’s Southeast Regional Key.
Dr. Jackson is a veteran educator with 20 years of experience. She is the Founder/ CEO of Living Strong Consulting, LLC. As the former Director for MELC Professional Development Dimensions, a regional training and consulting nonprofit, she impacted organizations in the area of education, organizational leadership and community collaboration. Her specific expertise is in the area of cultivating leaders, developing community partners, and implementing relationship based programs that deeply impact people. She is an experienced keynote speaker who had the honor of presenting at the national 2016 SHE Leads Conference in Reading, PA. There, her trademark style of motivating others through her visual object lessons, comedic whit, and charismatic nature brought participants to their feet.
In addition to her work as an educator, Dr. Jackson is also the Co- founder of Fresh Fountain of Life: Counseling & Wellness Center. The center uses a non-traditional method of small group studies and healing through creative expression and dance. Its focus on mind, body, and spiritual health encourages women impacted by adverse experiences to live an abundant life.
She holds a Master’s degree in Elementary Education and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Innovation. She is married and the mother of two daughters and GiGi to a grandson.