Santita Jackson Biography
Santita Jackson is a preeminent American political commentator and singer from Chicago. As a singer, she has toured with Roberta Flack and performed the National Anthem at President Bill Clinton’s second inauguration. Moreover, she made an appearance on the Fox News Channel. As of now, she hosts a television show on The Word Network.
Santita Jackson Age
Santita Jackson was born on July 17, 1963, in Greensboro, North Carolina, in the United States of America. He is 60 years old.
Santita Jackson Height
Santita stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (Approx. 1.65m).
Santita Jackson Family
Santita was born to a devoted father and mother in Greensboro, North Carolina, in the United States. She is the proud daughter of Jacqueline Lavinia Brown Jackson and Rev. Jesse Jackson, a civil rights leader. Santita was raised along with her four siblings; Jesse Jr., Jonathan, Yusef, and Jacqueline.
Santita Jackson Husband
As of now, it is not publicly known if Santita is married, single, or dating someone. Moreover, it is not known if she has any kids.
Santita Jackson Education
She attended both John J. Pershing Elementary School and Whitney M. Young Magnet High School in Chicago. Later, Santita enrolled at Harvard and later joined Howard University on a full-merit scholarship. During her time at Howard University, Santita was a member of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority. She also served as an aide to Illinois congressman Gus Savage.
Santita Jackson and Michelle Obama
She attended high school together with Michelle Obama. Santita was Maid of Honor during Michele Obama’s wedding in 1992. Moreover, she was the godmother to Malia Obama.
Santita Jackson Salary
He bags an ample salary of $100,000 annually. This is according to The Word Network hosts’ salaries.
Santita Jackson’s Net Worth
Santita has over the years attained decent possessions and has an estimated net worth of $3 million.
Santita Jackson Career
She started serving as a political commentator on the Fox News Channel in April 2012. Moreover, she hosts her TV show on The Word Network. The show is available on AM950Radio and WCPT82O and airs on weekdays Previously, she produced her dad’s show “Upfront with Jesse Jackson” on The Word Network.
In addition, Santita is the executive producer, writer, and co-host of the nationally syndicated radio show “Keep Hope Alive with Rev. Jesse Jackson.” She also served as the host of The Santita Jackson Show on Chicago’s WVON 1690 AM. Furthermore, Santita is a founding contributor at The Grio, an MSNBC website dedicated to African-American news and opinion.
Santita Jackson YouTube
On January 8, 2020, she launched her YouTube account where she uploads videos about her show. Santita’s latest show was on April 14, 2023. Her YouTube channel has 759 subscribers with more than 72 thousand views and 641 videos.
Santita Jackson Singer
She started her music career after college when she relocated to New York. Santita toured as a backup singer for Roberta Flack for five years and afterward performed with the Opera Ebony company. In 1996, she performed at the burial of Secretary of Commerce Ron Brown alongside Wynton Marsalis and the Howard University Chorale.
Moreover, Santita performed the National Anthem at Bill Clinton’s second presidential inauguration in 1997. In 2009, she released her first recording project, Put Your Arms Around the World alongside vocalist Chris Willis, songwriter Janice Kapp Perry, and Utah Senator Orrin Hatch.