Jessica Smith

International Programs Coordinator


Jess is an experienced maternal and child health expert bridging both clinical and public health worlds. She has over 10 years of experience working with diverse populations on issues of child health, human trafficking, sexual and reproductive health, and humanitarian issues.

Prior to her current role with Shifra, Jess designed reproductive health curriculum for implementation in low resource settings.

She brings a passion for human centered design, commitment to sexual and reproductive health as a basic human right, and knack for seeing the big picture.