Jessica joined CDA in 2013 and her focus is to identify and analyze real estate and business development projects for investment consideration.
Prior to joining CDA, Jessica was the Senior Finance Consultant for Project Management Consultants, where she identified, secured and managed public financing opportunities for real estate development and business expansion projects. Her public finance experience includes New Markets Tax Credits, Federal and State of Ohio Historic Tax Credits, Tax Increment Financing, and Federal, State of Ohio, Cuyahoga County, and City of Cleveland loan and grant programs. Jessica has also worked for Strnisha Development Advisors as a Senior Associate and the City of Cleveland’s Department of Economic Development as a Project Manager.
Jessica has a master’s degree in urban planning and development from Cleveland State University, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan, School of Natural Resource & Environment.