-A native of Denton, TX, Willard L. Jackson, Jr., is an innovative, seasoned entrepreneur with a strong track record of superior operational success. Mr. Jackson currently serves as Vice Chairman of the Board of CVG Group, LLC., of which he is also a Co-Founder. CVG is a private investment group, which counts among its portfolio companies Ebony Media Operations and Starline Luxury Coaches, of which Mr. Jackson is the Vice Chairman.
Mr. Jackson has a stellar, 20-year record of providing highly-experienced executive leadership, resolving complex business challenges, as founder, owner and CEO of MetroplexCore Industries--a provider of environmental site assessment, project management and tank cleaning services to the oil and gas industry.
Willard also currently serves as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer for Offisol--a management consulting and staff augmentation company. Additionally, Willard has skillfully overseen projects for a number of Fortune 100 clients, including Chevron USA, ExxonMobil, Shell, and Conoco Philips.
A graduate of the University of St. Thomas with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, some of Mr. Jackson's major accomplishments include but are not limited to: 2002 Presidential Appointee to the Federal Home Loan Bank Board of Directors, where he served until 2008; and 1995 Texas Gubernatorial Appointee to the Board of Regents of Texas Southern University, serving as Chairman from 1997 to 2003.