Dr. Douglas Jackson serves as the President/CEO of Project C.U.R.E., a leading non-profit in global medical relief. Prior to assuming leadership of Project C.U.R.E., Dr. Jackson worked at an international agricultural firm, opened the Fermanian Business Center at Point Loma University in San Diego, and served as Provost at Colorado Christian University. Dr. Jackson has taught at the university level in the disciplines of finance, investments, leadership development, legal and international issues. He is a frequent speaker and lecturer to civic, corporate and community organizations.
Dr. Jackson is a Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow, and the President (2007/08) of the Denver Rotary Club #31. He serves on the Board of Directors for InterAction, World Denver, The Nanda Center for International and Comparative Law at the University of Denver, and the Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professionals at Regis University. Dr. Jackson received the Lifetime Achievement Award in Healthcare from the American Red Cross, the Civis Princeps recognition from Regis University, the 5280 Magazine Philanthropist of the Year, and accepted the Colorado Ethics in Business Award on behalf of Project C.U.R.E.
Douglas received his undergraduate degree from Northwest Nazarene University and his JD and PhD in Business Administration (finance) from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Douglas has three beautiful daughters and is the son of Chief Uzoma of Nkume of Nigeria, an honor bestowed on his father for Project C.U.R.E.’s work in Africa.