Dr. Gregory D. Pace, SGM(R)
I am a veteran of the United States Army, where I retired as a Sergeant Major. I was born in Clarksdale, Mississippi where I graduated from Clarksdale High School. I am married to Jacquelyn Meeks of Clarksdale, MS and have two daughters, Andrea and Brianna. My military background consists of 23 years in various leadership roles in the United States Army. I have held all leadership positions throughout the military. I have completed all the military leadership courses to include a graduate of the United States Army Sergeant Major Academy Class # 59. I have served as an Adjunct Professor for 7 years teaching numerous leadership, management and process improvement courses from high school to graduate school.
Doctorate in Business Administration
Master of Arts in Organizational Management
Master’s Certificate in Project Management
Master’s Certificate in Business Analysis
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
Certified Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma
Certified Quality Auditor
Lead ISO 9001:2015 Auditor
American Society for Quality
Project Management Institute
Alpha Phi Alpha Inc. Life Member
Ancient Egyptian Arabic Order Nobles Mystic
Shrine North and South America Inc.
Ancient & Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry,
P.H.A Southern Jurisdiction
Knights of The York Cross of Honor P.H.A.
Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of
Oklahoma F & A.M.
Mrs. Jacquelyn Y. Pace
Jackie is a Human Resources professional with 20+ years of experience. Her passion is providing HR solutions for her clients by helping them build their HR infrastructure through technology, compliance, and people. Prior to launching G&J Pace Consulting, Jackie served as the Chief of the Processing, Records and Benefits Section. Primary focus on work that involves interpreting guidelines, regulations, and directives concerning moderately complex benefits, worker's compensation and/or retirement and entitlement cases, participating as a team member for cyclic audit of civilian personnel actions.
Jackie holds a master’s degree from Capella University with a major in Human Resource Management. Jackie enjoys spending time with her family, reading and listening to music. She also enjoys mentoring up-and-coming HR professionals where she shares her knowledge and passion for HR.
Master of Business Administration - Human Resource Management
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Associate in Arts - Accounting