The Gene Mitchell Gray Pioneer Award honors a student for work in promoting cultural diversity and enrichment on campus.
Whether in the classroom or at a meet, Brittney Jackson has a track record of excellence. A communication major from Maplewood, New Jersey, Jackson is a part of the track and field and cross-country teams. Jackson’s teammates, classmates, and coaches all note her leadership abilities and passion for all that she does. One of her nominators stated that Jackson holds herself to a higher standard and exhibits a level of maturity that stands out from the crowd. An SEC Honor Roll recipient, she has been involved in a wide range of leadership and diversity initiatives across campus.