Daniel Jackson


Communications Specialist



Daniel Jackson serves as the Communications Specialist for the Smart Justice Campaign at the ACLU of Michigan. Through his work, Daniel plays a role in crafting public messaging and shaping the Smart Justice campaign's narrative and its goal of dismantling mass incarceration and racism in the criminal legal system. 

Prior to joining the ACLU, Daniel served in several roles at various non-profit organizations and in the local city government. Most recently, Daniel served as Senior Communications Manager for the Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council, a non-profit organization committed to driving economic growth within minority communities.

Outside of work, Daniel is a fan of music and comedy and is an avid participant in the local arts community, whether as a performer, writer, stage manager, or just as that one supportive person in the audience who laughs loudly at every joke.

Daniel earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Literature from Central Michigan University.