Tommiea Jackson is the communication specialist for the Nicholson School of Communication and Media.

Jackson has more than 15 years of professional experience in the field of communication. She served as a newspaper reporter in Clarksdale, Miss. and Monroe, La. where she covered government, health and technology before joining the public relations team at Jackson State University and later at her alma mater, Rust College. Jackson has a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Mississippi and a bachelor’s degree in English from Rust College.