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Nakia Jackson-Hale '17

Executive Director of Alumni Relations & Special Events; Boyd School of Law
Department(s): Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement
Phone: 702-895-2489
Email: nakia.jackson-hale@unlv.edu

Biography

Nakia Jackson-Hale is a graduate of Penn State University where she received a degree in Exercise and Sport Science with a minor in Health Education. After a short 2-year stint in the gaming industry, Nakia started working at UNLV in 2001. She was the UNLV Head Cheer Coach from 2001-2014 and the Director of Programs at the UNLV International Gaming Institute from 2001-2015. Nakia joined the law school in 2015 and is the Executive Director of Alumni Relations and Special Events. She obtained a degree in Criminal Justice in 2017 and is currently pursuing a masters in Emergency and Crisis Management. Nakia has been a long time member of the BPWA and joins the PAC on their behalf.