Debora Jackson

Debora Jackson

Yale Divinity School

The Reverend Dr. Debora Jackson is the former Director of Lifelong Learning at Yale Divinity School. Dr. Jackson received her Doctorate in Ministry, emphasis in Leadership, and Master of Divinity degree, emphasis in Spirituality, both with honors, from Andover Newton Theological School. She holds a Master of Engineering degree in Manufacturing Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Management from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Indiana University.

A highly sought consultant and speaker, Dr. Jackson is the author of numerous articles and one book, Spiritual Practices for Effective Leadership: 7 R’s of Sanctuary for Pastors (Judson Press, 2015), which was the 2016 Illumination Book Silver Medal Award Winner. Her latest book, Lessons in Womanist Leadership, is scheduled for release in March 2020.