Jessica Franko

Program Assistant

Jessica joined the Coady in June 2020 as the Pathy Foundation Fellowship program assistant. She transitioned into this role after completing her own Pathy Foundation Fellowship (formerly OceanPath) in 2019-20, where she worked with two adult empowerment groups and their corporate partners in the Okavango Delta Panhandle and in Maun, Botswana. Her Pathy project worked within the scope of livelihoods within the tourism value-chain using an Asset-Based Community-Driven lens to community capacitation and relationship-building. Jessica received a BAH medial in Global Development and Political Studies from Queen’s University in 2019.