Director, Oak Park River Forest Chamber of Commerce
Term: 1st term expires
Leadership Role(s): TBD
Member Organization: Global CommUnity Associates
Stephen Jackson a Restorative Justice practitioner with over 10 years of experience. As a Social Services Specialist with the Oak Park Public Library, Stephen is dedicated to providing dynamic programming to engage the communities most vulnerable populations. Stephen is a dedicated mentor to teen youth and organized a youth development model that is currently being utilized throughout several schools. As the Founder and CEO of Global CommUnity Associates, Stephen provides individualized and effective training and consultation to organizations looking to build community and enhance engagement through evidence based Restorative Practices. Stephen is a long-time resident of both the Austin and Oak Park communities where he currently resides with his wife and is a proud graduate of the National Louis University.