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Summary

Personal
Full Name : Carolyn B. Jackson
Gender : Female
Family : Husband: Eric; 2 Children: Eric II, Thomas
Home City : Hammond
Education
Bachelor's, Sociology, Lincoln University
Master's, Counseling, Lincoln University
 
Professional Experience
Former Juvenile Officer, Cole County Juvenile Attention Center
Former Sociologist and Counselor, Cook County Adult Probation Department
 
Political Experience
Candidate, Indiana State House of Representatives, District 1, 2018, 2020, 2022, 2024
Assistant Democratic Whip, Indiana State House of Representatives, 2021-present
Representative, Indiana State House of Representatives, District 1, 2018-present
 
Current Legislative Committees
Environmental Affairs Committee
Family, Children and Human Affairs Committee
Natural Resources Committee
 
Org Membership
Member, Hammond High Parent-Teacher Advisory Board
Member, Sherwood Ladies Golf League
Member, Centennial Ladies Golf League
Member, Northwest Indiana League of Women Voters Calumet Area
Member, NAACP, Hammond Branch
Member, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated
Past President, Hammond Library Advisory Board
Past President, Board of Directors, Community Center Development Corporation