May 2, 2022
Dr. Jeff Jackson, President of GISA, to Speak at Prince Graduation
Prince Avenue Christian School will hold the Graduation Ceremony for the Class of 2022 on Saturday, May 14th at 10:00 am at the Prince Avenue Baptist Church Worship Center. Dr. Jeff Jackson will give the charge to graduates.
Dr. Jackson is the President of the Georgia Independent School Association (GISA). He received his Bachelor of Science degree from The University of Louisville and his Master of Arts degree from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He then went on to earn his Doctor of Education from Tennessee State University in 1994 and his Master of Business Administration from Shorter University in 2008. Before coming to GISA in July 2009, Dr. Jackson served as Headmaster at Mount Vernon Presbyterian School in Atlanta (2002-2009), as Head of the middle/upper school at Deerfield-Windsor School in Albany as Headmaster at First Baptist School in Shreveport, and as Assistant Headmaster at Tattnall Square Academy in Macon. He also served as Assistant Professor of Education at Palm Beach Atlantic College in West Palm Beach and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Education at Mercer University in Macon. Dr. Jackson’s outstanding credentials are evidenced in the numerous social and educational awards he has received. Some of the many distinguished honors include Tennessee State University’s Graduate Researcher of the Year, being a member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Visiting Accreditation Teams, and having served as an Advisory Board Member of The Teacher Academy Magnet School for the Palm Beach County School system. Dr. Jackson and his wife, Kim, have five sons.