Jessica Sager was born in Austin, Texas, and as a local Austinite, she wants you to know that she’s happy you’re here, too. Jessica holds an MS in Organizational Leadership and works as an Organizational Development and leadership and business consultant. Her background includes a little bit of everything from working with visionaries, entrepreneurs and small business owners to help grow and scale their businesses and nonprofits, to studying microfinance in India and natural medicines in the Amazon of Ecuador, to strategic consulting with Fortune 500 companies. She has a multi-disciplinary, holistic approach to creating change in organizations and developing leaders.
She is passionate about social impact, community, and entrepreneurship. She volunteer mentors with innovative nonprofits as a Social Venture Partner with Mission Capital, she hikes, climbs, and bicycles with a gaggle of teenage girls as mentor with Explore Austin, and she helps high potential individuals break out of poverty through her work with Dream Come True Foundation. Additionally, she is a Past President of Young Women’s Alliance. Jessica also believes now is always a good time for an impromptu dance party.