Focused on acquisition, entitlement and construction efforts—Jessie has over 15 years of experience and is driven by her passions for urban development and community building. She studied finance at the University of Oregon, completed a certificate in Urban Planning and Development at University of California San Diego and earned a Masters in Sustainability and Construction Management from the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. Jessie is a proud member Urban Land Institute and sits on both the Women’s Leadership Initiative Boar and the Community Outreach Committee for the San Francisco Housing Action Coalition.
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” —Nelson Mandela
“Working to raise $25,000 to build a school for Pencils of Promise, an organization that works with communities across the globe to build schools and always planning my next adventure. I’ve traveled to over 35 countries and am looking forward to 36!”
“I love being surrounded by an innovative, hardworking, fun team driven by a mission to help build and improve communities locally and abroad. Plus, our team’s unique ability to always start a dance party.”