Board of Directors

Janet Jackson
Janet E. Jackson

Director since 2014


Former President and Chief Executive Officer, United Way of Central Ohio, a nonprofit organization and one of the largest United Way affiliates in the U.S. (2003–2017)


B.A. in History, Wittenberg University and J.D., National Law Center at The George Washington University


  • Columbus City Attorney, Columbus, Ohio
  • Franklin County Municipal Court Judge
  • First woman and first African American to hold her position at United Way and to be elected as Columbus City Attorney, and the first African American female judge in Franklin County history

Other Board Service

  • Wittenberg University
  • Columbus Jazz Arts Group
  • United Way Retirees Association

Ms. Jackson’s significant leadership experience, as well as extensive strategy and legal background, make her a valued member of the Board.

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