Our Team

Social development specialists with decades of
International development sector experience

Our Team

JESSICA JACOBSON

Jessica Jacobson

Technical Specialist

Jessica joined SDDirect’s technical team in 2012, and has since worked across a range of research and implementation projects focused primarily on economic empowerment and the prevention of gender-based violence.

 

She holds an MSc in Anthropology and Development from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She also holds a BA in Anthropology and French from Tulane University in New Orleans, during which time she spent a year studying at the Sorbonne in Paris.

Jessica is currently on a one-year sabbatical, living in South Africa and studying social entrepreneurship.