Episode 7: A conversation featuring Dr. Jamila Rauf Jackson


Dr. Jamila Rauf Jackson is a Christian woman who has dedicated her life to serving the Lord. She is married to Pastor Alphonso Jackson, Jr., and they have two daughters, Angelina and Allyson Jackson. 

God is first and foremost in her life, and she strives to serve Him by serving His people. She directs a program at St. Thomas University the provides ministerial development for senior pastors in the South Florida community. She also leads a community of women’s ministry, Graceful Transformations, which she founded in 2018. 


Dr. Jackson earned her Ph.D. in Practical Theology from St. Thomas University. She worked in the Miami Dade for 10 years, and she served as an adjunct professor at Broward College, St. Thomas University, and Florida Memorial University. She has been a conference speaker, guest lecturer, and panelist member throughout her career and ministry. She is the author of Worth the Wait (2014) and Blooming Believer (2019).