Sarita D. Jackson, PhD is president and CEO of the Global Research Institute of International Trade. She assists business owners with increasing their profits by exporting to the global market. Dr. Jackson has served as a trade policy consultant throughout Latin America, the Caribbean and Southern Africa. Furthermore, Dr. Jackson was most recently a tenured associate professor. She is a former Fulbright Scholar and her work has been published in a number of academic journals nationally and internationally. Dr. Jackson speaks English and Spanish. She received her B.A. in Journalism and Spanish from USC and Ph.D. from Brown University.