Jackson Carnes joins the Upper Georgia Avenue Main Street as the Executive Director in July of 2021. He has nearly ten years of experience working with communities across the District of Columbia. Jackson is a former director of constituent services for Ward 4 and senior policy adviser at the DC Council. He has also served in key management roles for council and mayoral campaigns.
Before that, Jackson was twice elected an Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner representing the Foggy Bottom and West End neighborhoods. He spearheaded several community initiatives, such as the Upper Georgia Avenue Beautification Project and the School Without Walls High School internship program, and has served on the board of directors for Shepherd Elementary School Star Achievers.
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