Linda Jackson, a native of Gable, SC currently serves as the Director of Administration for the Santee-Lynches Regional Council of Governments.
As the leader of the Administration department, Jackson functions as the Executive Assistant to the Executive Director, Liaison to the Board of Directors, the Office Manager, and Purchasing Agent.
Before pursuing the position, Jackson's first occupation was becoming a Certified Nurse Assistant at The Mcleod Regional Medical Center in Florence, SC. Later, she found her passion for banking where her career launched and served proudly for 22 years in Bank Management and as a Personal Banker for the states of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina.
Reflecting on her life, Jackson felt that her greatest accomplishment was being a mother who wanted to expose her children to different avenues of life so they could choose their own career paths. She likes to think she is still uncovering and achieving at her career that was heavily influenced by her First Manager in banking Mrs. Joan Spears and continuing to be that helping hand within her community and region.
As an Administration Chief, Linda is most passionate about growth and building her Department and the Santee-Lynches COG to its fullest potential. While continuing to be a servant for Christ and others, Linda serves whole-heartedly by this statement:
“As long as you are doing the right thing, no matter how it is received, you will always win.”
Jackson serves on the Manning Lions Club, Summerton Rotary, and the Clarendon County Board of Directors. She earned her B.A. degree in Organizational Management from Morris College.
Linda is a dedicated mother of two daughters Tia and Brya. She enjoys spending time with her family and serving others in her community.