Teens in Action Program Specialist
817.831.2111, ext. 157
Connie Jackson joined Camp Fire First Texas in 2011. She serves as the council’s Teens in Action program specialist. Her responsibilities include, monitoring participation of the Teens in Action program, developing relationships with students and families, collaborating with community and school administrators, conducting home visits and organizing community service learning projects.
Connie has more than 20 years of youth and child development experience. She first began working in child care in 1993 at Camp Fire Diamond Hill Station as a summer camp counselor/after school program specialist. She has also worked as an Extended Day After School Director for Holy Trinity Catholic School and Action Zone Summer Camp Director at Carswell NAS-JRB. She currently serves as the Children’s Ministry Leader and Core Group Leadership Member at North Community Church.
Connie believes children and youth are our future and need love and guidance to reach their full potential. She feels the most reward when her students accomplish a goal or overcome an obstacle.
Connie has four children who participate in Camp Fire programs.