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Staff Detail

Darren Jackson

Title: Dir. of On-Campus Recruiting/High School Relations

Joined Flames Nation:
June 2017

Football Staff Responsibilities:
• Oversees and executes all on-campus recruiting efforts
• Primarily focus on official visits, unofficial visits, game day recruiting programming, junior days and other events
• Serves as liaison for high school coaches, prospects and families by building meaningful relationships
• Exemplifying the Liberty University football mission of educating and inspiring through athletics

Flames Football Highlights:
• Joined Liberty's coaching staff in June 2017 as a defensive quality control staff member

Road to Liberty University:
• Linebackers Coach – Campbellsville (2017)
• Head Coach – Trinity Bible College in Ellendale, N.D. (2016)
- Helped a two-year winless team post four victories during the 2016 season
- Had three players earned NCCAA National Player of the Week honors and five players were named to the All-NCCAA team
• Inside Linebackers Coach and Co-Special Teams Coordinator – University Christian School in Jacksonville, Fla. (2015)
- The Christian Knights won the 2A Florida State championship during the 2015 season
• Assistant Football Coach – The Apprentice School (2012-15)
- Linebackers Coach (2012-13)
- Defensive Backs Coach (2013-15)
- Assistant Special Teams Coordinator (2012-14)
- Special Teams Coordinator (2014-15)
• Defensive Backs/Special Teams Coordinator – Virginia Episcopal School in Lynchburg, Va. (2011)

Getting to Know Darren Jackson:
• Graduate of Liberty University (2012 and 2016)
• B.S. in Education
• M.A. in Human Services Counseling/Life Coaching
• Member of Liberty's 2008 Big South Conference championship team, which posted an 10-2 overall record and a 5-0 record in conference play
• Native of Gloucester, Va.
• Wife: Tina
• Children: Keon and Maceo