Jessica Meyerson is Deputy Director for Educopia Institute. In this role Jessica is chiefly responsible for ensuring smooth implementation of the organization’s strategic direction. Specific activities include overseeing program development and evaluation; support and development for members of the team; fundraising; cultivating strategic partnerships; ensuring that the opportunities the organization undertakes build measurable capacity within the organization; and upholding Educopia’s reputation as a trusted partner that promotes positive change at the field level. Jessica connects intentionality in daily practice to system-level change, and cares about co-creating cultures that embrace humility, curiosity, and appreciation for one another’s lived experience.
As a professional facilitator, community cultivator, and applied researcher, Jessica partners/facilitates/learns alongside multi-stakeholder groups of all sizes across geographies, sectors, disciplines, and professions to better understand
- the ways that collaborative communities emerge, mature, and transform
- the ways that information flows between people over time,
- the ways that groups produce knowledge together, and
- what our infrastructures say about who we are and what we value