Amber Jackson is the advertising director for the Kansas Press Association. She also is the Sunflower Spelling Bee Coordinator.
Jackson was born in California but was raised on a farm near Augusta.
Jackson started working for the Augusta Daily Gazette in 1997 and served as sales director for the Augusta Gazette from 2002 until 2009.
She attended Butler County Community College, Heritage College and Friends University and fondly recalls participating in a KPA Ad Academy in 1999.
She trained under the late Gazette Publisher and KPA, Hall of Famer, Carter Zerbe.
She and her husband, Matt, have two sons, Canon and Foster, and a daughter, Chloe.