A champion for women, Jessica A. Washington is a political engagement strategist, with experience in developing legislative and ballot initiative strategies.
In December of 2013, Jessica received her BS in Political Science from the University of North Alabama. She then went on to complete her MPA at the University of Massachusetts Boston.
Jessica has worked on political campaigns at every level and in states such as Alabama, Maryland, New York and Florida. In 2016 she acted as the Regional Organizing Director on the Coordinated Campaign for Hillary Clinton in South Miami-Dade. She has also worked on issues such as criminal justice reform and campaign finance reform.
She believes in the importance of civic engagement among young people and places heavy emphasis on engaging young women of color. As a result, she spends her free time mentoring and speaking to college women. She also created and presented an informative forum series, “Who Does What in Government?” in Upstate New York.
Currently, is the Political Manager at Emerge America and a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.