SenatorĀ Darrell Jackson

Service In Public Office
  • Richland County School Board, District One, 1990 – 1992
  • Senate, 1993 – Present
Columbia Address

612 Gressette Bldg.
Columbia 29201
Columbia Phone: (803) 212-6048

Home Address

608 Motley Rd.
Hopkins 29061
Home Phone: (803) 776-6954

District Info

Democrat-Richland | District 21
Richland County

Personal Information
  • Senior Pastor, Bible Way Church of Atlas Road
  • Residing at 608 Motley Road, Hopkins
  • Born February 1, 1957 in Columbia
  • Son of the late Bishop Andrew C. and Janie (Lumpkin) Jackson
  • Benedict College, B.A. (President of the Student Government Association)
  • Columbia International University, M.A.
  • Married Willie Mae Rooks, 2 adult children, Darrell, Jr. and Antoine Joseph
  • One granddaughter, Kembriell Janae
  • Former Board of Directors and member, Denny’s Corporation
  • SisterCare, Inc.
  • Former Board of Trustees and member, Benedict College
  • Former Board of Directors and member, Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Former Trustee, United Way of the Midlands
  • Benedict College Most Distinguished Student Award, 1979
  • Phi Beta Sigma Community Service Award, 1995
  • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Citizen of the Year Award, 1999
  • Richland School District One Outstanding Legislator of the Year Award, 1999
  • Modjeska Monteith Simkins Political Courage Award, 2000
  • Outstanding Legislative Initiative, South Carolina Victims Assistance Network, 2000
  • Honorary Degree, Benedict College, 2002
  • Honorary Degree, Richard Stockton College, Ponoma, New Jersey, 2002
  • Carolina Scholarship Inc. LIfetime Achievement Award, 2003
  • Webster University Lifetime Achievement Award, 2004
  • Allen University Richard Allen Award, 2008
  • South Carolina Law Enforcement Association Humanitarian of the Year, 2008
  • Phi Beta Sigma African American Male Image Award, 2008
  • South Carolina Primary Health Care Association Community Health Center Champion Award, 2009
  • Young Stroke, Inc. Champion Award, 2010
  • American Heart Association Legislator of the Year Award, 2011
  • South Carolina State University Distinguished Community Service Award, 2012
  • South Carolina Employees Association Distinguished Service Award, 2013
  • South Carolina Chamber of Commerce Business Advocate Award, 2014
  • The Columbia Chamber of Commerce Distinguished Advocate for Business Award, 2015