Jessie is delighted to be joining The Hamlin School as the new Director of Extended Day. She is a Bay Area native and has been teaching and directing after school programs across San Francisco for over ten years. She believes in the power of learning that takes place after school, and teaches with a special emphasis on social justice through the arts.
As a singer and dancer, Jessie has performed extensively across the Bay Area. You can find her singing at The Kitchen on Friday nights. She has a degree in Modern Jewish Studies from San Francisco State University and lives in the East Bay with her 16 year old son, Amir, who attends Drew High School, her fabulous pandemic puppy, Echo, and a yard full of chickens.