Glenn Jackson

  • Glenn Jackson

    Mr. Glenn Jackson resides in Lancaster with his wife, Amy, an alumna, and two daughters, Kaylie and Jayda, who attend Lancaster Middle School and William Street School, respectively. Mr. Jackson said he “possesses a deep-rooted belief that education is the universal key that can help each of us unlock our talents and live to our full potential.”

    Mr. Jackson said his number one priority is to continue to collaborate with the board and support the administration in its ongoing efforts to shape the Lancaster Central School District into the best district for each of our students and the best community for each of our residents.

    Glenn Jackson is currently the chief diversity officer at M&T Bank. As chief diversity officer, Mr. Jackson is responsible for advancing M&T’s efforts in promoting diversity, inclusion, and belonging for all colleagues across the company. He joined M&T in 1999 as a participant in the Management Development Program and has held positions in finance, treasury, and retail divisions before joining Buffalo Promise Neighborhood as the chief operating officer and senior director of programs. Buffalo Promise Neighborhood is a comprehensive school-based initiative led by M&T Bank.

    Mr. Jackson earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Harvard University. He is a board member of the WNY Impact Investment Fund, is chair of Teach for America Buffalo, and is a board member of the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo and Project Play WNY. He also hosts a bi-weekly radio show highlighting the key partnership between M&T Bank and the Western New York community.

    Glenn Jackson is finishing up his first term on the Lancaster Board of Education and said he would be honored to serve a second term supporting a district and representing a community that shows each and every day what truly is important.