Angela Jackson

Angela Jackson

Managing Partner

New Profit

Dr. Angela Jackson is an expert in impact investing and Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG). As a leading voice on the future of work, Dr. Jackson has deep knowledge of the technology trends that are transforming organizations, and the human capital infrastructure necessary to ensure long-term profitability and sustainability.   As a Managing Partner at New Profit, a Boston-based philanthropic venture fund, Dr. Jackson manages a $50M investment portfolio focused on education technology and workforce development. She recently launched the Future of Work Grand Challenge, an initiative that reskilled 25,000 workers impacted by COVID-19 and placed them in living wage jobs, and resulted in the development of an innovation ecosystem of over 60 employers, foundations and education operating partners. She is an advisor to Freedom Learning Group and Education Design Lab, and serves on the boards of Beyond 12 and Summer Search.   Dr. Jackson is passionate about modernizing the public education to employment system, and advancing academic and professional opportunities for women, people of color, and veterans.  Her work and writing has been featured in CNN, Forbes, Fortune, Huffington Post, Newsweek, Stanford Social Innovation Review and Harvard Business Review. You can read her thoughts on the intersection of race and the future of work on Medium and follow her on Twitter at @angjack.