Robert Jackson

Robert Jackson, author of No More Excuses: Black Men Stand Up! is a Motivational Speaker and award winning Specialty Rep with Teva Pharmaceuticals where he is currently ranked in the top 3% of his company.

Robert received his BS, Industrial Technology degree from Western Kentucky University where he lettered four years in both football and track. A former Minnesota Vikings running back, Robert has remained deeply rooted in his commitment to serve his community. He overseas the Kappa League mentoring programs at 5 Indianapolis high schools. He also volunteers his time mentoring young men, speaking at schools, conferences and churches about solutions to the plight of young black males.

Mr. Jackson is an active member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and 100 Black Men of Indianapolis where he serves on the Health and Wellness and Beautillion Committees.  Besides mentoring, Mr. Jackson has presented at several workshops and shares his message with both youth and adults all over the country.  On May 21, 2009 Robert was awarded the Key to the City of Miami, Florida Dade County by Mayor Manuel L. Diaz after his Keynote address at the 5000 Role Models Scholarship Program where 45 Black/Latino Males were awarded scholarships to any college in Florida and a lap top computer.

Robert’s motto is, If you’re not part of the solution, then you are part of the problem.

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