Ty Jackson, born in Birmingham, AL and raised in Demopolis, AL since the age of five, graduated Cum Laude from the University of Arizona Global where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management and two graduate degrees, a Master of Business Administration, specializing in Organizational Leadership and a Master of Arts in Organizational Management, specializing in Human Resource Management. During her undergraduate studies, Ty served as an AmeriCorps VISTA and State National member. Before beginning her work with Impact America, Ty worked for YWCA Central Alabama for several years, held many positions and was part of the award-winning AmeriCorps team, where she developed her program management, leadership, community development, program development and implementation, public relations, relationship building, recruiting and retention abilities.What is your biggest strength?
I maintain a positive outlook in the face of adversity.What do you like to do for fun?
I enjoy taking trips with my closest mommy friends and indoor and outdoor activities with my family.What is your favorite quote from a book, film?
“Do not complain. Make every effort to change things you do not like. If you cannot make a change, change the way you have been thinking. You might find a new solution.” Maya Angelou