She has also worked extensively to provide strategic insights, workshop delivery and team management for education-related not-for-profit organisations (NFPs). Jessie is passionate about combining strong research skills with a collaborative approach to deliver practical, enduring solutions.
Before joining Nous, Jessie was a researcher at the Grattan Institute in the Australian Perspectives and Household Finances teams. She also served as a director for UN Youth Victoria, helping to deliver educational programs about international relations and human rights to Victorian students. In this position she oversaw improvements in the regional outreach and financial viability of the programs she managed. Jessie is now working to organise a week-long event that will bring together 60 of Australia’s brightest young students to learn about solving pressing contemporary challenges.
Jessie holds a Bachelor of Arts from The University of Melbourne.
Jessie loves finding new cafes to read and people-watch in. The rest of the time she can be found out and about in the wilderness.