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Jessi Haley

Project & Editorial Coordinator, Cita Press
jessi@educopia.org


Jessi Haley is the Project & Editorial Coordinator for the Cita Press: Getting Fit project. Cita Press is a feminist press that publishes open-access, carefully designed books written by women. Prior to joining Educopia, Jessi managed the creative writing program at the University of Chicago, where she played a lead role in the design and launch of an interdisciplinary undergraduate major and grew the faculty, staff, student cohort, and public profile of the program. She brings nearly a decade of experience in higher education and arts administration to this role and has served on the editorial staff of Chicago Review and Colloquium Magazine. She has taught academic writing and inclusive writing pedagogy at the undergraduate and graduate level. Jessi received an MA in the Humanities from the University of Chicago.