Born May 15, 1948, the son of the late John C. and Rose (Pempek) Pollock. Jack graduated from The Ohio State University with his Bachelor of Science in Education, 1970; Master's Degree, Master of Arts, 1975. Jack taught school at Berry Jr. High, 1970-1979; Teaching Assistant at The Ohio State University, 1979-1980; Columbus Alternative High School, 1980-1985; Columbus Public Schools, Department of Program Evaluation, 1985-1999. Wherever he went, Jack was liked by everyone. Jack was an avid Ohio State Buckeye Fan.