ABOUT ME

Herb Jackson Jr is the host and producer of the video podcast 5 Minutes with Herb. “From the Flight Deck to your Tv set”  5 minutes with Herb is a weekly video podcast with inspiring and motivational guest from all walks of life. We aim to be the "best five minutes of your day!"


 Herb is a Arizona based actor and model who has made appearances on the Channel 12 Arizona Midday show as well as being cast in several local commercials. Herb is a frequent guest host on Popfuzion TV, hosting the “All Things Trending” segment.

He has successfully competed courses in tv & print modeling and has studied acting at the Arizona Actors Academy in Phoenix. 

Herb is also an accomplished Pilot. He has amassed over 16,000 flight hours and holds multiple aircraft ratings. He is a Boeing 737 Captain for a major US Airline.

Herb is represented Signature Models and Talent of Scottsdale, Arizona. 

Exclusive: “Just Do It!” Hard Work and Great Mentors Powered Herb To an Airline Cockpit

When Herb Jackson, Jr., was 33, he had been working for United Airlines for about a decade. A latent desire to change his career path led him to cash out his stock plan to finance what he wanted to do with his life.

He Flew One Of The Last Southwest 737-300 Classics To The Boneyard And The New 737-8MAX In The Same Weekend

In aviation and in life, we love to commemorate firsts and lasts. This past weekend, Southwest Airlines retired their fleet of Boeing 737-300s and two days later inaugurated service with the new Boeing 737-8MAX jet.