Council Member

Dr. Shawn Mackey

Associate Executive Director for Workforce, Career and Technical Education, MS State Board for Community and Junior Colleges


3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211
Tel: 601-432-6351; Fax: 601-432-6978

Dr. Shawn Mackey is a three time graduate of Delta State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice (1997), a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (1997), and a master’s degree in Social Science Education (2000). Dr. Mackey received his doctor of education degree from the University of Memphis in the area of Higher Education Administration (2008). He has worked in non-profit for eight years and in higher education for 10 years as an instructor, Assistant Dean of Career Technical Education at Coahoma Community College, and presently as the Deputy Executive Director for Workforce, Career and Technical Education for the Mississippi Community College Board.

Dr. Mackey is CEO of Mackey Training & Consulting, Inc. MTCI is geared toward professional development through seminars and speaking on a variety of topics to include: Workforce Effectiveness, Diversity, Career/Soft Skills, Transitioning from High School to College, Leadership, Effective Teaching Skills, Motivation, and Youth Development to name a few. MTCI is especially proud of the work performed as an external program evaluator for organizations.