Q&A | Seeking rehabilitation, restoration, and reduction in U.S. prisons
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 5/07/17, 10:25 pm
James Ackerman last year became the president and CEO of Prison Fellowship. Previously, he was an executive at media companies including A&E Television Networks, British Sky Broadcasting, Documentary Channel, and Broadway Systems. Here are edited excerpts of our Q&A in front of students at Patrick Henry College.
You grew up in La La Land.
My father was the executive producer of many sitcoms, including Bewitched, Dennis the Menace, Gidget, and The Flying Nun.