Jessica joined Young Survival Coalition in 2017 as our Development Grants Manager. Jessica has over 10 years’ experience in nonprofit development work with a focus on institutional giving. She has worked in health, education, Latino issues, and the arts. Originally from Southern California, Jessica holds a B.A. from Boston College and an MFA in fiction writing from the University of New Orleans. Jessica is a skilled writer and storyteller who lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two dogs.