John H. Jackson, Ed.D., J.D.

President and CEO

Dr. John H. Jackson is President and CEO of the Schott Foundation for Public Education. In this role, Dr. Jackson leads the Foundation’s efforts to ensure a fair and substantive opportunity to learn for all students regardless of race or gender. Dr. Jackson joined the Schott Foundation after serving in several senior level positions. Among them, National Director of Education and Chief Policy Officer of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) from 2000-2007. In 1999, President William Jefferson Clinton appointed Dr. Jackson to serve as Senior Policy Advisor in the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Education. Read more >

Program Assistant
Senior Advisor to the President/CEO
Senior Vice President of Programs and Advocacy
Communications Director
Executive Assistant to the President
Operations and Grants Manager
Senior Vice President of Advancement
Director of Programs and Advocacy
Staff Accountant
Creative & Online Communications Director
Senior Vice President of Strategy