Jessica Capers is the Manager, Programs & Engagement at JUST Capital. She is responsible for the External Engagement team’s grant and project management, technical platform integration, and event execution. Previous to JUST Capital, Jessica managed program implementation domestically across Girls Who Code’s network of 8,500 Clubs. Prior to this role, she led volunteer engagement at Student Leadership Network for all 5 of The Young Women’s Leadership Schools. In both roles she was key at rewiring operational bottlenecks in order to optimize her team’s external engagement and bring both organizations steps closer towards achieving their mission.
Jessica received her Undergraduate Degree from Trinity College and since then, her passion for social justice has grounded her in work that is centered around expanding equity for historically marginalized people. When she’s not working, she loves watching a powerful movie, playing fetch with her beloved dog, and reading in the sun.
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