From 1994 to 2011 Fields served as president of Charles Fields, Inc, Cary, NC. Charles Fields, Inc provided art work, lithographs, posters and premium items to colleges, universities and corporations.
Jackson was appointed in 1998 to 2000 to the Davidson County, North Carolina Board of Commissions Workforce Development. From 1995 to 1998 Jackson served as secretary of the Board of Directors, American Diabetes Association, North Carolina Affiliate. From 1980 to 1982 he served on the Board of Directors of Big Brothers, Erie, PA, and Family Services Inc.
On Feb 1, 2012 Racing Toward Diversity working with IBIS Communication hosted the first Global Diversity Leadership Exchange at the New York Stock Exchange. The event was sponsored by Pitney Bowes, Toyota, AT & T, Sodexo, HP and Group O.
Fields Jackson is CEO of Racing Toward Diversity magazine which showcases the best diversity efforts and initiatives being made today. Written with business and educational audiences in mind. Stories highlight messages from influential leaders and their organizations
Nominated by Ileane Smith