'The Bachelorette' Emily Maynard -- Meet the 25 male contestants

Slideshow posted in Photos | Friday, May 04, 2012

3 of 26: "[My personal motto is:] the future is no place to put your better days," Jackson told ABC.

Jackson, 29, a fitness model from Chicago, Illinois, appears in a promotional photo for the eight season of 'The Bachelorette,' which features Emily Maynard and premieres on Monday, May 14, 2012 at 9:30 p.m. ET on the ABC Television Network. (ABC Photo/ Craig Sjodin)