Jessica is a Program Manager in Cinnaire’s Detroit, MI office. She is responsible for leading and driving our community development work in the Detroit market while managing development and implementation of the Cinnaire Community Connection Detroit strategy.
Jessica is eager to be at the forefront of the movement to restore her hometown of Detroit to its glory and wants to ensure that all residents live in thriving neighborhoods. Prior to joining Cinnaire, she served as Program Assistant at Detroit Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) working on housing construction programs and capacity building for local community development organizations. She also served as a Project Coordinator at the Metropolitan Organizing Strategy Enabling Strength (MOSES), where she supported initiatives that built relationships within the community to advocate for racial equity and social justice.
Jessica received a BA in Urban Studies and a Master of Urban Planning degree with a concentration in Urban Economic Development from Wayne State University.