Senior Manager, Web Systems at WETA
Jess is the Senior Manager, Web Systems for WETA, the flagship public broadcasting station in the nation’s capital, and has over 15 years of experience in building and producing websites on a variety of informational and educational topics for both local and national audiences.
A veteran of multiple website relaunches, her recent projects include successfully migrating weta.org from Drupal 5 to Drupal 7 and assisting Washington Week with Gwen Ifill in transitioning their site from Drupal 6 to Drupal 7.
She has presented multiple sessions at NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference, as well as at NYC Camp, Drupal GovCon, PBS TechCon, and BADCamp’s Nonprofit Summit about the redesign and relaunch experience.
Jess currently sits on the Board of Governors of the National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, where she serves as a NATAS Trustee.
Jess graduated from Wellesley College with a B.A. in History, and holds a Master of Information Management from the University of Maryland.