Jack has been involved in recruitment, transition, and retention programming at Indiana University for over thirty years. He has been a member of both the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee for the Association for Orientation Transition and Retention. Additionally, Jack has held the position of Director of Membership Services and has been a member of the faculty for the Orientation Professionals Institute. Jack pursued his undergraduate studies at Marquette University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication. He later earned his master’s degree in Higher Education Student Affairs from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.