Jessica Hunt, PROJECT & OPERATIONS MANAGER
Jessica Hunt brings a unique educational and professional perspective to HCM Strategists. A graduate of the College of William and Mary with a bachelor’s degree in English and a minor in marketing, Jessica received a home-school primary and secondary education. During her middle school years, she complemented her home-schooling with enrichment programs and later enrolled in local community college courses to earn college credit toward her bachelor’s degree. The diversity of her educational activities instilled in Jessica the importance of organization and accountability – skills she relies on as project manager for many of HCM’s health and education clients.
At HCM, Jessica works with clients and the firm’s policy experts from the inception of a project to its completion. She develops work plans and timelines for each project, ensuring that the various scopes of work across a project remain organized and meet deadlines. In leading all meetings associated with a project, Jessica provides necessary accountability while also creating a collaborative atmosphere conducive to sharing ideas, forging alliances and moving good policy forward.
Before joining HCM, Jessica served as a media intern at POLITICO, where her duties included producing TV hits, conducting interviews, and video editing. Jessica enjoys traveling and has visited Switzerland, Italy, England, Scotland, Mexico and Peru and studied abroad in Paris. A native of Virginia Beach, she currently lives with her husband and son in Springfield, Virginia.