Jessica Davies

BA, Ec.D.
Development Analyst

t. +416 367 3535 / 246

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Jessica Davies

Jessica joined MDB Insight in 2017 as a Development Analyst. Before joining MDB Insight, Jessica worked in Northern Ontario for the Timmins Economic Development Corporation and the Business Enterprise Centre. While in Timmins, she had the opportunity to lead foreign direct investment efforts and to conduct various research projects on topics such as forestry and cold weather testing.  She then moved to an Entrepreneurship Coordinator position where she had the privilege of assisting entrepreneurs throughout Northeastern Ontario in business startup and expansion.

Jessica holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Applied Economics from Queen’s University. Since graduating, Jessica has continued her education, receiving her Ec.D designation and several other certificates. She proficiently uses qualitative and quantitative research methodologies to bring creative solutions to  communities.

With a passion for community development, Jessica has volunteered with various international outreach projects geared toward local community development that have brought her to destinations in Central and South America. Jessica has a curiosity for experiencing new cultures and seeing different parts of the world. Her travels have taken her to 28 countries across six continents. Having had the opportunity to experience diverse cultures helps Jessica to bring unique insight to the projects she works on.