Mr. Jim Jackson

Chief Philanthropy Executive

  • 513-871-4700 x242

Jim Jackson is the Chief Philanthropy Executive. He oversees efforts for all advancement, development and philanthropic programs at The Summit. He joined The Summit in 2012 after seven years as director of advancement at the Athenaeum of Ohio and 12 years at Xavier University where he was director of development and executive director of principal gifts and stewardship. He has bachelor's degrees in history and English from Xavier University. He serves on the boards of Magnified Giving, Our Lady of Light, Greater Cincinnati Performing Arts Society and Holy Spirit Center. He is a member of AFP (Association of Fund Raising Professionals), the National Association of Independent Schools, GCPGC (Greater Cincinnati Planned Giving Council), CASE (Council for the Advancement and Support of Education) and OAIS/NAIS (Ohio Association of Independent Schools).