Jessica Nguyen, a foundation assistant, provides administrative and grantmaking support to eight GMA clients. These private foundations and public charities dedicate themselves to a list of local and international causes: environmental sustainability, women’s leadership, economic development, and community building. Jessica acts as a communications liaison between her clients and organizations seeking funding.
Jessica studied Economics at Smith College. Her interests in social change range from racial and socioeconomic justice to the environment and sustainability. In the past few years, she has set up a scholarship program for Asian-American podcasters on Project Voice and volunteered as an ambassador for Remake, a non-profit organization making fashion a force for good. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys traveling to other countries and volunteering in relief efforts.