Meet Michigan State’s MBA Class of 2018


Kevin B. Jackson

Michigan State University, Eli Broad College of Business

Describe yourself in 15 words or less:  Made in Detroit, Shaped in MSU Athletics, and Polished at Broad

Hometown: Detroit, MI

Fun Fact About Yourself: I am a , meaning I attended MSU as a student athlete during undergrad, I pursued a law degree from MSU College of Law, and I am now a 1st Year Broad MBA, eager to utilize my leadership, critical thinking, and data-driven analytical ability developed in the Broad MBA program.

Undergraduate School and Major: Michigan State University College of Law; J.D

Employers and Job Titles Since Graduation: State of Michigan

Describe your biggest accomplishment in your career so far: I was a part of a team that developed and launched Michigan Lottery online, generating 300,000+ ticket sales a day, generating millions of dollars for public schools like Detroit Public Schools, which I am a proud product of.

Looking back on your experience, what advice would you give to future business school applicants? Be unique, and be creative.

What led you to choose this program for your full-time MBA? Broad fosters an environment that embraces creativity, communication, and teamwork. This environment promotes leadership, innovation, and quality performance.

Tell us about your dream job or dream employer at this point in your life? My dream job would be to be a part of a company that impacts society in a positive and influential way, no matter the economic, racial, or geographic background.

What would you like your business school peers to say about you after you graduate from this program? Spartans Will.

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