David M. Jackson was born in San Jose, Costa Rica. He resides in Santa Clarita with his family and their five rescue dogs. He graduated from the University of Southern California, receiving a Master of Leadership in 2013 and from Arizona State University, receiving a Bachelor’s of Science in Justice Studies in 1999. He is also currently a student here at College of the Canyons pursing a Certificate in Human Resource Management.
He enlisted in the Army in 1989 as a Military Policeman and retired from the military in 2016. He is dedicated to serving College of the Canyons Veteran students and alumni.