Jackson Barnard was born in Dallas, Texas and currently lives with his parents in Northern California. At 20 years of age, he has earned an Associate Degree for Transfer in English and is transferring to UC Davis in the fall for the 2018-19 school year to earn a B.A. in English. He plans to use that degree for a future writing career.
A long time fan of Chilling Tales for Dark Nights, he participated in the 2017 Evil Idol competition, but unfortunately was eliminated in the first round. He looks forward to future competitions and any future opportunities to make his mark on the company.