As President and CEO of the Ali Center, Marilyn Jackson oversees the day-to-day management of the organization, and leads its strategic planning, entrepreneurial revenue generation, partnership-building, and community engagement. She is responsible for advancing the Ali Center’s relevance and brand in the community and beyond. Ms. Jackson has more than
Jeanie Kahnke is the Senior Director of Public Relations and External Affairs at the Muhammad Ali Center, where she has been employed since February 2002. In her role, Ms. Kahnke is responsible for the Center’s media and public relations. Prior to joining the Center, she was the Chief Operating Officer
Erin E. Herbert is the Director of Programming at the Muhammad Ali Center, where she has been employed since August 2011. Erin is responsible for the creation, development, and evaluation of education initiatives for local and national audiences. Prior to joining the Center, she was the Education and Events Manager for
Elizabeth Vissing is Senior Director of Events and Operations at the Muhammad Ali Center, where she oversees the operational functions of the Center, as well as facility’s event rentals. Her employment began at age 16 working as a sales associate and assistant to Benton Fine Jewelry in Jeffersonville, Indiana and
Jim Gates, Jr.
Jim Gates, Jr. is Senior Director of Finance and Accounting at the Muhammad Ali Center. In this role, Jim oversees all of the financial functions of the Center, including financial reporting, budgeting, and financial planning and analysis. In addition to his role at the Muhammad Ali Center, Jim is also