Jessica is a Senior Portfolio Manager on the Education Grantmaking team where she leads efforts to codify, measure and track progress against strategic goals.
Jessica began her education career as a 2007 Teach For America corps member in New York City, teaching bilingual middle school math and science. She then joined Center for Inspired Teaching, focusing on education research and program evaluation. Before joining Schusterman, she supported STEM programming in the Office of Teaching and Learning for DC Public Schools.
Jessica holds a Bachelor's degree in Spanish and Latin American Studies from American University, and a Master’s degree in Teaching from Pace University.