Doug Jackson is a Graduate of Auburn University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering with post graduate courses in business at UNCA and a graduate of The Akzo School of Management in the Netherlands.
He held several diverse positions at American Enka including process engineer, sales executive, marketing manager, director of planning as well as Director of Strategic Planning for Akzo America. For the 18 years prior to his retirement, he ran his own business doing international market research and consulting in high performance textile applications, many related to protecting our troops in the Iraq War, as well as law enforcement and firefighters.
Doug has been a resident of Weaverville living at 2 College Crescent since 1974 where he raised his two daughters. He is a member and Ruling Elder in Brittains Cove Presbyterian Church, a member of the Nature Park Steering Committee, Weaverville Economic Advisory Committee, and the Commemorative Ceremony Committee. His hobbies include fly-fishing, woodworking, gardening, and family activities.
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