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Mar 22, 2022, 5:00 PM
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Meeting ID: 880 3050 1552
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Introduction by/invitation to speak by Nancy Eisenbrandt.
Bio: Dr. Shanna Jackson began serving as President of Nashville State Community College on June 1, 2018. Nashville State is a six-campus comprehensive community college that serves a seven- county service region.
Jackson began her career in manufacturing. An opportunity to teach business courses part time started the path to a career in high education that spans more than 20 years. Jackson brings to the position extensive administration, teaching, workforce and community development experience which includes leadership positions with Columbia State Community College, Volunteer State Community College and South College.
Actively engaged in the community, Jackson serves on the boards of the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, Alignment Nashville, Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, Urban League of Middle Tennessee, Memorial Foundation, COMBASE and the American Association for Women in Community Colleges. She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, International Women’s Forum, Nashville’s Agenda and Women in Higher Education in Tennessee (WHET) where she is a Presidential Advisor.
Dr. Jackson is a two-time Aspen Institute College Excellence Presidential Fellow, currently in the inaugural New Presidents Fellowship and completing the Aspiring Presidents Fellowship in 2019.
Jackson earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a MBA from Florida A&M University and Ed. D. in Administration and Supervision from Tennessee State University.