President and CEO:

Jerlando F. L. Jackson, PhD

Dr. Jerlando F. L. Jackson is a globally recognized organizational scientist, leadership strategist, entrepreneur, and university professor. He has delivered hundreds of research papers and keynote addresses across 15 countries. His seminal research has focused on organizational science with a special interest in hiring practices, career mobility, workforce diversity, and workplace discrimination. As a pioneering influencer, he holds rights to numerous intellectual properties, has published, and lectured extensively on strategies to disrupt organizational disparities across multiple employment industries. Jackson’s best work tackles the harsh realities that women and people of color experience in the U. S. workplace. He is credited with creating the new industry of "Equality as a Service™," by blending his research, community engagement, and social entrepreneurship to develop products and services that can be used to address various forms of organizational disparities. Dr. Jackson is or has been a board member or advisor to various organizations that include universities, non-profits, start-ups and established companies. Similarly, he regularly provides confidential advice to executives and key decision makers faced with solving complex organizational challenges and career choices. He is also Founder of Beyond the Game Solutions LLC, and President/CEO of Compete Brands.

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Director of Operations and Chief of Staff:

Kayla M. Gross,


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