Jessica Wright participated in the York University’s Career Conversations Panel “Discovering Green Careers” on March 22, 2017. The panel included environmental professionals sharing stories about their experiences and their career path. Career Conversations are geared towards helping students explore career options within a specific field and connecting them with alumni and individuals working in that field of interest.
Jessica is an aquatic scientist with 10 years of diverse education and employment in the biological/environmental sciences. Her experience includes providing environmental consulting services for both the public and private sector to support municipal, provincial and federal permitting, approvals and legislative requirements. She also regularly contributes to provincial and international environmental impact assessments through coordination, collection of baseline data, evaluation of impacts and proposal of mitigation measures.