Ali Jackson is the Associate Director, FAME USA at the Manufacturing Institute, the non-profit affiliate of the National Association of Manufacturers. In her current role, Ali supports the Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education (FAME) chapters nationwide by offering leadership and guidance to existing and developing chapters, developing program materials and resources, and sharing best practices for program integrity and reliability.
Prior to joining the Institute, Ali was the Manager of Solutions Plus at Martin Supply Company, offering OSHA safety training and industrial services to manufacturers across the Southeast. Additionally, Ali formerly served as the FAME Manager at Northwest-Shoals Community College in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.
Originally from Guin, Alabama, Ali currently resides in Florence, Alabama with her husband, Cole – a FAME graduate and army veteran. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Science of Education and a master’s degree in Professional Studies with a concentration in Higher Education Administration. Interested in many areas of expertise, Ali also holds professional certificates as a Certified Professional through the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM-CP) and a Qualified Safety Sales Professional (QSSP).