Eagleton Faculty, Staff and Visiting Associates
As Program Coordinator for the Center for Youth Political Participation, Jessica is responsible for implementing the RU Voting and RU Ready programs. In her role, Jessica recruits and works with a team of interns and students, develops materials for each program, facilitates the Center’s event series during the semester and curates CYPP’s social media and website content. Additionally, she is the administrator of the Rutgers-Eagleton Washington Internship Award program; a donor supported award program supporting undergraduate students interested in interning in Washington, D.C. over the summer break.
She previously served as the Graduate Project Coordinator for the Darien Civic Engagement Project, a program of the Center for Youth Political Participation with Dr. Elizabeth C. Matto. Jessica received her Bachelor’s Degree in political science from Rutgers University-New Brunswick and went on to earn a Master’s Degree in political science from Rutgers-New Brunswick in spring 2018. Jessica currently serves on the 2021 Students Learn Students Vote Coalition’s Advisory Board.