WHO WE ARE
Rev. Frank Jackson
Rev. Frank Jackson, Jr. is chairman and CEO of The Group of Village Companies in Irvine, California, which seeks to mentor less advantaged youth through high school, college, and into careers in the various professions as future corporate officers and board members.
After completing the University of San Diego’s graduate legal assistant program in 1987, he began a twenty-year career in corporate securities and real estate transactions with Taco Bell, Pacific Life/Pacific Investment Management Company, Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison, Morrison & Foerster, and, finally, O’Melveny & Myers, where he was professional legal assistant and transactions administrator. Rev. Jackson is an active member of his community, he has served as a member of the board of directors of several reputable organizations. He is an ordained minister and serves on the youth and young adult ministry staff, and serves as president of the auxiliary council of New Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church of Inglewood, California.
Mrs. Anita L. Jackson
Anita L. Jackson serves as President of Village Solutions Foundation Community Development Corporation. She also serves as Program Director of the “Seed Project” an innovative partnership with Chase Bank, Wells Fargo Bank, CITI Bank Mortgage, EDB Properties, LLC, the Fair Housing Council of Orange County and a cohort of Capital Partners collectively known as the “VSF Initiative Investment Opportunity Fund” in a collaborative effort.
Mrs. Anita brings more than thirty years of administrative and entrepreneurial experience directing program planning and operations for major private and public organizations. Former positions held include: Assistant to the Director, University of the California Humanities Research Institute, Training Manager Pacific Life Insurance Company and Project Lead SunAmerica Insurance Company.
Anita L. Jackson is a passionate, results driven California licensed Real Estate Broker with an extensive portfolio of commercial, residential and faith-based clients. She also serves on the Presidents Leadership Council of the New Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, Inglewood, CA.