Manager, Project Management Office
Jessica has been with Run Straight in many different capacities since 2014. Her career at Run Straight has seen her lead Project Management, Business Analysis, Business Development, and Test Engineering at both the Project Delivery and Organizational levels.
Jessica has managed multiple complex projects for both the Private and Public sector through all phases of the delivery of Run Straight’s Case Management Systems, Inter-agency Hubs, Statistical Reporting tools, and SharePoint intra/internet sites. At the delivery level, she is responsible for the Project teams, the planning and management of Projects, the maintenance of critical Project documentation, and the coordination and communication with the Client’s Lead/Manager. She reports to the Executive Steering Committee.
As Manager of the PMO, and Run Straight’s first certified ScrumMaster, she has also played a key role in transitioning the Organization and Project Delivery to the Agile way of working by working closely with the Leadership team to coach team members and implement better practices based on Agile and Scrum frameworks. Jessica continues to find influences in and learn from internal team members, professionals within the Meetup community who participate in Agile and Scrum workshops, and the works and presentations of Leaders in the subject areas.
Jessica holds a Masters Degree in Communication and Culture, Specialized Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree, and Certificate in Business and Consulting, all from York University.