As Executive Director of ASAPbio, Jessica leads initiatives related to peer review and oversees the organization’s general administrative and strategic needs.

Background: Before becoming a visiting scholar at the Whitehead Institute, Jessica performed postdoctoral research in the department of Systems Biology at Harvard Medical School (2013-2016) following a PhD in Biochemistry from UCSF (2012). She lives and works in Cambridge, MA and enjoys running, cooking, crocheting, recreational microscopy, and ISO 8601.

Other activities: Jessica also serves as president of the board of directors of Future of Research, a steering committee member of Rescuing Biomedical Research, and a member of ASCB’s public policy committee.

ORCID: 0000-0001-6610-9293

Pronouns: she/her/hers