MEET THE HONOREES
The 100 Women to KNOW Across America Award, presented by JPMorgan Chase is a recognition that showcases the most influential, achieved, and honorable women in our society. Following a nomination and interview process, these women entrepreneurs, executives, creatives, and philanthropists have not only grown their dreams, but have created boundless opportunities for the next generation of female leaders. These women exemplify what it means to be high-achieving and ambitious on the next level and continue to pour into their communities as they do so.
Jaclyn Jackson | National Equity Fund
Jaclyn Jackson is the SVP and Chief Human Resources Officer for National Equity Fund (NEF). In her role, Jackson leads talent development, culture, strategic planning, marketing, and communications in support of NEF’s mission to deliver innovative, collaborative financial solutions to expand the creation and preservation of affordable housing. Jackson is a strong mission-driven business partner and change agent committed to maximizing the impact of nonprofits. She has an MBA and a Master’s in Human Resources from the Keller School of Management, and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from DeVry University.
What advice would you give your younger self?
Everything works out in time, trust the process.
What is your favorite quote?
“If you don’t like something change, if you can’t change, change your attitude.”