Our Team

Jessica Zhang

Marketing & Communications Consultant

Jessica Zhang joined DRi as our Marketing & Communications Assistant in 2018. The first person to hold this role, Jessica has helped expand DRi’s communications team and supported our growing content services and business development. Jessica works on a variety of initiatives, including social media, email marketing, research and content generation, and conference participation.

Jessica brings a broad background in market research and execution to DRi. She recently served as a Market Research Analyst at Carahsoft Technology Corporation, where she supported a sales program for business and consumer IT products. She was also a Communications Specialist Assistant at the U.S. Dept. of Commerce and a Media Communications Assistant at The George Washington University.

Jessica moved to DRi to apply her marketing skills in support of mission-driven organizations. A volunteer for the American Red Cross and a member of the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area, she is a passionate supporter of the non-profit sector.

Jessica holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from The George Washington University. She speaks fluent Mandarin Chinese as well as Spanish. Outside the office, she is a distance runner, ballroom dancer, and likes to promote healthy lifestyle.