Jackson Beck

Jackson Beck is a program associate in Vera’s Policing Program. His current projects focus on reducing police involvement in mental health and substance use-related calls and engaging community organizations to drive change in police policy and practice.

Prior to Vera, Jackson assisted the research and communications teams at FAMM (Families Against Mandatory Minimums) in Washington, D.C. He also interned with United Strategies in Saint Paul, Minnesota, where he supported advocacy efforts to secure greater resources for individuals in recovery. He holds a BA in Political Science from Yale University.