National Director - Land and Liberty Coalition
Jackson Keith currently serves as the director for the Land & Liberty Coalition (L&LC). Jackson’s role with the coalition is to oversee the field operations staff across seven (7) key midwestern states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin. In each of these states, Jackson works to develop and manage strategies that help to overcome clean energy market barriers and accelerate the scale and penetration of clean energy development.
Prior to his role with the L&LC, Jackson served as the field operations director in the State of Indiana. There, he was successful in engaging local communities and getting “buy-in” from a diverse group of community stakeholders. Jackson eventually helped to stand up three (3) wind farms, and two (2) utility-scale solar farms in the Hoosier state.
Prior to that, Jackson worked with the Sterling Corporation in Lansing, Mich. Jackson’s role with Sterling was to help position clients for success by developing key messaging, research, targeting, and grassroots outreach strategies. During his time with Sterling, Jackson was one of the inaugural members of the Michigan Conservative Energy Forum’s Young Professionals Fellowship Program, producing the report: Electric Vehicles: Growing Michigan’s Economy with Advanced Technology.
Jackson received his degree from Michigan State University in Advertising and Digital Media. He currently resides in Chicago, Illinois.