Antoine D. Jackson is the Corporate Development Director for Special Olympics Michigan. He is also a minister, motivational speaker and bestselling author of five books, including No More Later and Flip the Switch. In his present role, he provides leadership for planning, coordination and implementation of fundraising initiatives with targeted focus on corporate entities, centers of influence, and other major sources of support.  He is also responsible for representing Special Olympics Michigan in Detroit through networking and partnerships.

“My most important career accomplishment to date was the opportunity to lead a signature mentor recruitment campaign that yielded over 500 mentors for youth in Detroit over a four year period. A second accomplishment the opportunity afforded to me to serve as the motivational speaker during the 2016 Special Olympics Michigan Leadership Conference.”

Jackson serves as a board member for various organizations including 100 Black Men of Greater Detroit, Black United Fund of Michigan and the Michigan Dental Association Foundation,

He is a graduate of the University of Phoenix where he studied business administration. Antoine is a native of Detroit, Michigan where he resides with his daughter Madison.

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