Maya Jackson has been a leader in the retail Loss Prevention industry for over 21 years. She is currently a Regional Loss Prevention Director for Ross Stores, Inc. Maya has responsibilities for approximately 165 stores in 7 central and southern states. She is based out of Dallas, Texas.
Over her career she has been responsible for leading teams to drive excellent results. Although she is most passionate about talent development, she has developed expertise in reducing operational shortage, serious incident and crisis management training / response, and internal and external theft investigations.
She previously held positions as a store manager at the Home Depot, and various positions in Assets Protection at Target Corporation, where in addition to her roles she was a Senior Instructor for all asset protection training for the organization to include non-violent crisis intervention training. Being a New Jersey native, Maya attended Rutgers University where she studied Psychology and is currently continuing her education in business administration. Maya attended her first IOBSE event in 2001 and has been an active member over the last 8 years. In addition to her board position of the membership committee, Maya is active with Women in Security, North Texas division, ASIS.
Maya is also a passionate advocate for Autism resources for adults and spends as much time as she can with her husband, children and 4 dogs.