Mason Jackson bio

 

Mason Jackson has been the President/CEO of CareerSource Broward formerly known as WorkForce One Employment Solutions for the past 32 years.  Overall, he has been involved in workforce development programs for over 42 years.  Mr. Jackson’s professional and community involvements include:

 

  • Greater Ft. Lauderdale Alliance Board of Directors and Executive Committee
  • Past Chair, Greater Ft. Lauderdale Alliance Governor’s Council
  • Greater F. Lauderdale Alliance Governor’s Council annual award 2012
  • Early Learning Coalition of Broward Board of Directors
  • Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC), Toni Jennings Workforce Development Professional of the Year Award recipient, 2012
  • Senior Executive Orientation (SEO), 2011 Excellence in Leadership Award
  • South Florida Business Journal, 2009 Diamond CEO Award
  • National Workforce Association Executive Director of the Year, 2008
  • Past President of the Florida Workforce Development Association
  • Past Chair, Coordinating Council of Broward
  • Past President of the National Association of Counties (NACo) Training and Employment Professionals Board of Directors, now the National Workforce Association. (NWA)
  • Past President, Florida Employment and Training Association
  • Charter member of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Enterprise Council, which became the National Workforce Excellence Board.
  • State, National and International IAPES (International Association of Personnel in Employee Security), Professional of the Year Award Recipient, 2002.
  • Founding President of Broward County’s Juvenile Justice Board
  • Past President of Volunteer Broward
  • Past Chair of the School Advisory Board for the first city sponsored Charter High School in the country, The North Lauderdale Academy High School
  • Certified Sterling Examiner 2002
  • Certified Workforce Development Professional, National Association of Workforce Development Professionals