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Jessica Hassanzadeh

Managing Director

Pronouns: She / Her / Hers

Jessica is the Managing Director at Mission Partners, where she positions both the firm and its clients for transformational growth and success. Jessica’s wide ranging set of skills include complex project management, writing and editing, event production, and policy communications. Through equitable operations and client work, Jessica seeks to harness Mission Partners’ business model and day to day decision making as a force for good.  

Prior to joining Mission Partners, Jessica served as the Executive Assistant to the Dean at the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University. In this role, she was responsible for maintaining internal operations for the school and providing comprehensive strategic support for University leadership. Jessica also helped manage a wide range of events – including planning and executing the McCourt School’s annual commencement ceremony. 

Jessica received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Virginia and holds a certificate in Project Management from Georgetown University. Outside of work, she serves on the Young Professionals Board for Girls on the Run of Montgomery County and as Events Chair for B Local Mid-Atlantic. In her free time, Jessica can often be found exploring the outdoors, enjoying live music, or watching a UVA game. 

Recent Articles by Jessica Hassanzadeh

  • Our Commitment to Racial Equity: A Progress Report

    In July 2020, Mission Partners published a Race Equity Action Plan, a collection of our commitments and actions to advance racial equity […]

  • Standing with our Asian American Colleagues, Friends, and Family

    Mission Partners is committed to the principles of racial justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion. We are committed to understanding and acknowledging historical and ongoing racism. We are committed to challenging racism and […]

  • Using Business as a Force for Good

    By: May Robinson, Mission Partners Director of Community Engagement Recording of “Using Business as a Force for Good”  Highlights from […]