Jenna Jackson

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Jenna Jackson is a native of Fayetteville, Georgia and graduated from Sandy Creek High School in 2007 before attending Mercer University in Macon, GA. At Mercer, Jenna was the captain of her Track and Cross Country team before graduating magna cum laude in 2011.

Jenna began law school that same year at the University of Georgia. In her time as a student at UGA she worked in the football office and was the third minority in Georgia history to win Miss University of Georgia. She graduated with her juris doctorate in May of 2014 and was admitted to the Georgia Bar later that year. Jenna took her talents full time to Georgia Football where she recruited two national top ten classes. In 2015, she joined The University of Georgia School of Law as the school’s Assistant Director of Recruitment and Student Experience. She is responsible for recruiting prospective applicants to the law school, reading applications, representing Georgia Law at various Law School Admissions Council forums and travelling to speak at other college and university graduate and professional career fairs. In her free time Jenna provides pageant coaching and mentors young people.

Education

J.D., University of Georgia School of Law, 2014

B.A., Mercer University, 2011, magna cum laude, Communication Studies

Of Note

Georgia State Bar Membership, Admitted 2014

Civil Mediation Certification

UGA Diversity and Inclusion Training Program

Miss Georgia United States 2015

Miss University of Georgia 2013

2011 Presidential Scholar

Atlantic Sun Conference, All Academic Team

Mercer University Outstanding Student in Communication Studies Award