Long Beach Branch NAACP Executive Committee Member John Hamilton

Thad Jackson headshotJohn has served at Long Beach State for more than eight years in a number of capacities, including as Director of the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP), Assistant Director of EOP, and Assistant Director of Cal-SOAP. During his tenure in EOP, he has transformed the services and programs provided, implemented extended hours of service to better serve students, and established the Guardian Scholars program to serve foster youth. He has an extensive record of creating partnerships throughout the Division, across campus, and with the community. His dedication to diversity and inclusion is unparalleled.