Karen Jackson currently serves as the Interim Executive Director of New College Institute.
Jackson served as Virginia Secretary of Technology from January 2014 through January 2018 under then-Gov. Terry McAuliffe. She was responsible for overseeing the commonwealth’s information technology, making policy, working with the legislature, and supporting innovation and entrepreneurship. In addition, she was instrumental in launching several nationally recognized programs, including expanding broadband availability in rural areas and luring Amazon’s HQ2 to Northern Virginia.
Proxy Representative: Brian Pace