With MPA Student Jessica Gifford
"I hope that the Carsey School MPA program will provide me with greater skills to continue my career in social development and the public sector."
~(MPA) Student Jessica Gifford— Quito, Ecuador
Position: Programming & Training Specialist in Community Health, Peace Corps, Ecuador
Education: BA Political Science and Latin American Studies '09
Why Carsey? I am dedicated to social development, especially in rural communities and am passionate about improving health conditions and livelihoods, as well as reducing environmental impact through conscious decisions and actions. I am looking forward to this MPA to provide me with greater skills to continue my career in social development and the public sector.