Jackson MA Alumni: Five Years Out

After graduating, our MA alumni accept jobs in a variety of leadership roles in sectors across the globe. We checked in with alumni from the Class of 2017 to see where they’re working five years after Jackson.

  • Director of Domestic Counterterrorism Policy for the Department of Defense in Washington, DC
  • Program Marketing Lead for the Center for Climate-Aligned Finance at the Rocky Mountain Institute in New York City
  • Policy Officer for the Policy Coordination Division at the European External Action Service in Brussels, Belgium
  • Special Assistant to the Director of the National Ocean Service at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Washington, DC
  • Senior Consultant at Dalberg Global Development Advisory in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Director of IRIS+ and Impact Measure and Management at the Global Impact Investing Network in New York, NY
  • Analyst for the World Bank Group’s Africa Region Gender Innovation Lab in Washington, DC
  • Quantum Computing Global Future Council Manager at the World Economic Forum in Geneva, Switzerland
    Policy Manager at Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) in Boston, MA
  • Economic Advisor to the Chief of Staff to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mexico in Mexico City
  • Senior Program Officer for Community and Social Development at the Institute for State Effectiveness in Washington, DC

Joint SOM alumni are now:

  • Foreign Service Officer with the US State Department in Lagos, Nigeria
  • Engagement manager for McKinsey and Company in New York, NY

Joint Harvard Law alum is now:
Senior Advisor for Civilian Harm Mitigation at the Defense Security Cooperation Agency in Washington, DC