Jessica joined Quod’s socio-economic team in 2019 while completing her master’s degree at the Bartlett School of Planning. She has a strong interest in social sustainability, social value creation, open space, place quality and place marking. Her master’s dissertation explored methods for assessing public use values of open space.
Jessica’s skill set includes policy and data analysis, geospatial analysis, mapping and graphics software including GIS and Adobe CS. Her role within the team is to assists with all aspects of research, policy and data analysis, mapping, drafting Environmental Statement chapters (both socio-economics and health), Regeneration Statements, Social Infrastructure Needs Assessments and Economic Strategy documents.
When not at work, Jessica spends her time gardening or frequenting any of her favourite pubs. Originally from Sweden, Jessica loves travelling and has worked and studied in three countries prior to moving to the UK.