Jessica has worked in the non-profit sector for the past 7 years and was with the YCSRR for 2 years. She has been an advocate for low-income communities in Ottawa, worked as a community organizer, and been involved in the environmental movement. She has always been a strong advocate for youth participation.
Logistically, Jessica has been involved with organizing one of the biggest outdoor festivals in Ottawa, and has a strong background in event organizing. She was responsible for all office administration and logistical needs for the YCSRR.
Jessica has an honors baccalaureate in International Development and Globalization from the University of Ottawa.