Jessica Cinelli

Workforce Development & Grants Specialist, Kingsborough Community College

Jessica has been with Kingsborough’s Division of Continuing Education and Workforce Development since 2013, serving as the Division’s primary grant writer. Her work has helped to expand the college’s noncredit programs in industries such as healthcare, digital design, urban farming, maritime technology, and offshore wind. She is co-facilitator of the Division’s Tech Advisory Board, has presented at national conferences on topics such has employer engagement and noncredit-to-credit career pathways, and has co-authored two papers on noncredit data tracking and the noncredit student experience.

Jessica is passionate about how community colleges can transform the lives of people who might not have considered further education.

Jessica holds a BA in Sociology from the University of Vermont and is pursuing a MA in Psychology from CUNY’s School of Professional Studies.