PhD Intern

Jessica is originally from Alaska and is a Social Welfare PhD student at UW. Jessica has 10 years of child welfare experience ranging from supervised visitations, in-home services, family services, regional ICWA specialist, and supervisor of the first Alaska Native Family Services unit in the State of Alaska. Jessica's research interests include the reduction of Alaska Native disproportionality, child maltreatment prevention, intervention development, and kinship care. Jessica assists POC with the Strive project.