Jess is the Co-CEO of the Equality Fund. In this role, she supports the team and organization to build a new model for sustainable investment in feminist movements around the world. Prior to her role with the Equality Fund, Jess lived and worked in New York, where she was the Executive Director of Women Moving Millions, a global community of individuals giving boldly to organizations and initiatives advancing gender equality. Jess now acts as a Senior Advisor to Women Moving Millions, where she co-facilitates the Philanthropic Leadership Program.
A Top 25 Women of Influence recipient in 2020, Jess holds a master’s degree in philanthropy and fundraising from New York University and a BA in gender studies from Bates College.