Jessica joined the Klarman Family Foundation in 2020 as a Program Officer. Jessica’s work focuses on ensuring a healthy democracy at the national and local level.
Prior to joining the Klarman Family Foundation, Jessica was the Practice Manager at TDC, a nonprofit management consulting and research firm. Jessica has experience across the for-profit and nonprofit sectors in New York and Boston in a variety of human resources and philanthropic-related roles. Jessica’s interest in the philanthropic sector developed during her time at The Boston Foundation, where she coordinated the Foundation’s programmatic strategies related to education-focused grants and initiatives. Jessica earned a Master’s degree in Organizational Change Management from the Milano School of International Affairs, Management and Urban Policy at the New School and a Bachelor’s degree in Urban Studies and French from the College of Wooster. Jessica serves on the boards of YWCA Newburyport, EPIP Boston (Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy), DEI Alliance for the City of Newburyport and the Graduates of Color Taskforce for the Noble and Greenough School.