Director of Operations & Grants
When she joined MCF:
Where she’s from:
What she does:
Jessica manages MCF's operations as well as oversees the grants program.
What she did:
Jessica has more than 10 years’ experience in community organizing and community engagement, working with all different types of communities on numerous social issues. Most recently, she was in rural eastern Kentucky researching community development in distressed Appalachian communities.
What the fancy stuff on her wall is:
Jessica graduated summa cum laude from Portland State with a bachelor's degree in American History and also holds a master's degree in Public Administration (Nonprofit Management and Community Development) from Morehead State University.
Favorite place in Montana:
The Kuntz Family Farm near Yellow Bay on Flathead Lake. Or the Paradise Valley.
If she had to choose another profession:
A public historian
Something most people don’t know about her:
I sang backup in a disco band.