Jess ensures the smooth and efficient functioning of the Localities team with administrative and co-ordination support as they deliver activities across the organisation, with partners in Greater Manchester and Leeds, and members of the UK Network of Age-friendly Communities.
Jess has a background in charity administration, working as Programmes and Partnerships Administrator at Ageing Better before moving into the role of Localities Coordinator. Prior to this she was an Office Administrator for support services charity Pact Group in her home country of New Zealand.
She has a BA (Hons) in Art History and Visual Culture from the University of Otago.
Jess joined Ageing Better in April 2019.