Preston Jackson graduated from the Occupational Health Safety and Environmental Academy in Portland, USA with 33 Professional Certificates in Health Safety and Environment. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Christian Counseling from the Evangel Christian University in Louisiana, USA, also he is currently a candidate for a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and Public Administration from the A. M. E Zion University in Monrovia, Liberia.
Preston is trained in the professional field under occupational health and safety including risk assessment, safety and Health Trainer, Safety and health Specialist, Health and Safety Professional, Health and safety Manager, Health and Safety Supervisor, Safety committee/Team Leader, Job Hazard Analysis (JHA), Hazard Communication Program, Hazard Analysis and Control Program, Fire Prevention Plans (FPP), Emergency Action Plans (EAP), Ergonomics Control Program, Energy Control Program- Lockout/Tagout (LOTO), Effective Accident Investigation Courses, Bloodborne Pathogens Control Program, Safety Management System (SMS) evaluation and Confine Space Entry Program and etc. He has also received certifications in Human Resource Management, from the International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group as well as
Preston joined GYF in 2013 as a volunteer and after working with the Vice President of Strategic Partnerships & Development, Preston furthered his connection with GYF in Liberia and was later promoted to the position of Country Manager in 2014.