December 1, 2015 - PITTSFIELD – Greylock Federal Credit Union announced the selection of Tyrone A. Jackson as the newest member of the Credit Union’s volunteer Board of Directors. Jackson fills the Board seat vacated by former President & CEO Marilyn L. Sperling, who retired last October. Jackson has served on Greylock’s Supervisory Committee for the past year.   

Board Chair Gerard E. Burke said, “We welcome Ty and look forward to having someone with his record of community service, entrepreneurial experience, and commitment to promoting financial literacy as the newest member of our volunteer board. Ty adds his impressive background to the diversity of talents and expertise of our volunteer Board.”

Jackson is currently the head of Big Head Books, LLC, a literacy organization he founded in 2011 with an educational and socially conscious mission. The organization’s goal is to expose children to the joy of reading through visits to schools, libraries, youth organizations and other venues. Jackson is the author of several children’s books including: "When I Close My Eyes;" “The Supadupa Kid;" “You Are Amazing, I am Amazing;” and "Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire."

Jackson’s  previous experience includes: Territory Sales & Retention Representative, Republic Services, Cheshire, MA; Assistant Service Manager, Cintas Corporation, Pittsfield, MA; Customer Response Operator, GTL, Incorporated – Link To Life, Pittsfield, MA; and Account Executive, Olla Beauty Supply, Little Ferry, NJ.

Greylock Federal Credit Union announced that Tyrone A. Jackson has been appointed to Greylock’s volunteer Board of Directors.