Bishop Harry Jackson is one of the chief conveners of The Reconciled Church: Healing the Racial Divide Movement, An effort to heal the racial division first in the church and then the nation, www.TheReconciledChurch.org.
He is also founder and Chairman of the High Impact Leadership Coalition (HILC). The HILC has become an agent of healing for our nation by educating and empowering churches and community leaders to make grassroots improvements in their communities, states and our nation.
Jackson is a leading researcher on the black church. His book entitled High Impact African American Churches, co-authored with George Barna, was nominated in 2005 by the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association’s Gold Medallion award.
He has been featured in articles in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, The Baltimore Sun, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer and The Chicago Defender. Bishop Jackson is Senior Pastor of Hope Christian Church in the Washington, DC area with 2000 attendees and serves as the presiding Bishop of International Communion of Evangelical Churches. He has also personally authored several other books including his newest – You Were Born for More. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the prestigious Williams College and a Masters of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. His secular work experience includes positions in several Fortune 500 companies. For more information, please visit www.thehopeconnection.org.