As Chief Fundraising Officer, Jackson will lead operations in the areas of annual and planned giving, major gifts, corporate and foundation relations, campaign planning and implementation, and alumni and friend engagement.
Morrison is an international virtuoso who has performed with many jazz legends ranging from Herbie Hancock and Dizzy Gillespie to Dave Brubeck and B.B. King. The multi-instrumentalist is also an educator in his home country of Australia.
The board serves the Arkansas State University System Board of Trustees in an advisory role to aid in securing financial support, to make recommendations about the educational and service needs of the university’s service area, and to provide counsel and guidance.