Our Staff

Jessica Burson
Communications & Fundraising Manager

Communications and Fundraising Manager, Jessica Burson - Jessica develops and implements a wide swath of communications for Homeword, from web content to annual reports, infographics and advocacy materials. Jessica is also responsible for Homeword's fundraising activities, including major gifts, grant writing, corporate sponsorships and events.The Communicaions and Fundraising Manager works with the Executive Director and the Board Fundraising and Outreach Committee to develop a comprehensive communications and fund development plan. This position reports to the Executive Director.  

Jessica has a Bachelors Degree in Communications from San Diego Christian College. She has over eighteen years of experience in relationship development, fundraising and communications, previously working with the US Grant Hotel, Noodles & Company, Habitat for Humanity and the Daly Hospital Foundation.