A professor of Communication Studies at Randolph College, Dr. J. Jackson-Beckham has dedicated her career to the study of American beer. She has published social commentary, journal articles, and book chapters; delivered keynote addresses and guest lectures; and provided expertise as a guest on radio shows, podcasts, and in news and entertainment media on the culture and inclusiveness of craft beer. Dr. J. works to provide industry members with effective strategies for aligning inclusive organizational practices with overall organizational goals and tactics for diagnosing and removing barriers to access for populations that are underrepresented among craft beer drinkers and producers.
Dr. Janel Jackson-Beckham
Diversity Ambassador, Brewers Association
- September 12-13, 2019
California Craft Beer Summit Expo Hall at the Long Beach Convention Center
- September 14, 2019
CA Summit Beer Festival at Marina Green Park in Long Beach