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Jess Hood

Digital Communications Manager

Jess Hood

Jess Hood is the digital communications manager at the National Partnership for Women & Families, where she leads web strategy and collaborates on online engagement.

Prior to her work at the National Partnership, Jess led communications at SEIU Virginia 512, helping public employees share their stories and win fair and safe workplaces. Before that, she worked with NeighborWorks America to develop and launch a nonprofit board governance program, while also expanding the organization’s web presence. Jess attended Ball State University for both undergraduate and graduate studies and specialized in journalism and digital storytelling.

Jess grew up in Indiana and moved to Washington, D.C., in 2010. She enjoys experimenting in the kitchen and spending time with her husband, daughter and two cats.