Jessica Catlin leads the resource development program for Advance Illinois. Prior to joining AI, Jessica served a number of nonprofits — including Chicagoland Habitat for Humanity, the Greater Phoenix Economic Council, and Phoenix Children’s Hospital – in development and communications roles. Earlier in her career, Jessica worked in the federal government for three U.S. Senators and the White House Press Office. Jessica is a proud alumna of St. Charles (East) High School in suburban Chicagoland and graduated with honors from the political science program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.