Jack Harris
President & CEO

Jack has been with JA since 2002, beginning with the International organization, and was promoted to VP-International Operations for JA Worldwide following the merger of Junior Achievement Inc (U.S.) and Junior Achievement International in 2004. Jack moved to JA of Georgia in 2005 where he served in progressing roles until 2008, at which time he was named President.

Prior to JA, Jack worked with Smith Barney and also taught for two years at the Wesleyan School in Norcross, Georgia.  Jack holds a degree in Politics and a certificate in Political Economy from Princeton University.

Within the community, Jack was recognized for his work with JA as one of the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 40 under 40 award recipients in 2009, and serves on the Boards of the Metro Atlanta Chamber, the Georgia Chamber of Commerce and the Emory University Board of Visitors.  He is a member of the Rotary Club of Atlanta, and a 2010 graduate of Leadership Atlanta.