Victoria Jackson is a Senior Policy Analyst with the State Fiscal Policy team, focusing on K-12 and higher education.
Prior to joining CBPP, Jackson worked as a Senior Policy Analyst for Higher Education at The Education Trust. Her work focused on federal and state college affordability policy and student debt. She also worked as a Researcher and State Policy Fellow at Policy Matters Ohio. At Policy Matters, Jackson worked on budget and tax policy related to K-12 and higher education and state and federal SNAP policy. While in graduate school, Jackson worked as a graduate assistant for the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity, and for the Ohio Department of Education. Before graduate school, she served as an AmeriCorps volunteer with College Now Greater Cleveland, advising high school students at two Cleveland Metropolitan School District high schools.
Jackson holds a master’s degree from The Ohio State University in public administration and a bachelor’s degree in Pan-African Studies from Kent State University.