Derrick Jackson enters his seventh season as an assistant track & field coach at Thomas More College. He also is in his seventh season as head men's and women's cross country coach in 2017-18.
Jackson came to Thomas More from Oak Hills High School in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he was the assistant cross country coach for three seasons.
Jackson ran cross country and track and field at Wilmington College where he was named All-Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) and All-Great Lakes Region. He also served in the Ohio Army National Guard from 2000-2007, where he was deployed to Iraq twice and earned numerous military awards.
Jackson and his wife, Jenny, reside in Cincinnati, Ohio with their two sons, Dominic and Noah.