Bard College - M.A Environmental Policy
Bard College - B.A Environmental Science, Political Science
Jess heads up business development efforts in our New York office, helping to expand Bala’s MEP/FP, Technology, Structural, Commissioning and Sustainability presence in the NYC market. Her responsibilities include strengthening client relationships, fostering new connections, as well as closely collaborating with Bala’s enterprise-wide BD team on strategic partnerships and project opportunities.
She fuses her industry involvement with her passion for sustainability, serving as the Director of Development for the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space (MoRUS) and also as a Board Member for IES NYC and IFDA. With a dedication towards giving back and fostering community partnerships, Jess organizes an annual summer film festival fundraiser in benefit of the MoRUS and NYC Community Gardens.
What do you enjoy doing outside of the office?
I enjoy contemporary art, lighting exhibits, stargazing, and live music.
A little known fact about me...
I've been scuba diving!