Jessica joined Payette in 2019 and has become an integral part of the Northeastern EXP team, contributing to many aspects of the project with a particular focus on planning, programming, designing and detailing high-profile spaces related to the office of the University President. Jessica is a valued member of the team, entrusted with a broad range of responsibilities from design studies to the coordination of complex architectural details.
Beyond project work, Jessica is currently the Co-Chair of Payette’s Women-in-Design group and was the past Co-Chair of the firm’s MLK Day of Service. Recently, she served as a mentor for the Virginia Tech Oasis Studio. Beyond Payette, she has taught at RISD and been a guest critic at the BAC, RISD and Northeastern. She also volunteered with Digital Ready and the BSA’s Kids Build program.
M.Arch. in the School of Architecture + Planning, 2017, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
B.A., English Literature, Minors: History of Art & Architecture, French, 2008, Middlebury College