Ross Jackson is a research assistant for the Right on Crime team at the Texas Public Policy Foundation. He started at the Foundation as part of the summer 2023 intern cohort. A Texas native and 2nd generation Aggie, Ross is currently pursuing a Master of Public Administration degree with a concentration in nonprofit policy advocacy at Texas A&M University’s Bush School of Government and Public Service. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in political science from Texas A&M University in 2020. Before working for TPPF, Ross interned on Capitol Hill for Former Congressman Kevin Brady working on family and worker support legislation.  Outside of work and school, Ross enjoys road-tripping, hiking, and spending time with family and friends.