Jessica Kraus is a Senior Consultant at SEEK Development. She brings to the team a firm understanding of global health policy & financing and experience in project management. She applies her analytical skills to the development of recommendations for international organizations across a wide range of topics. She currently leads SEEK’s work with Duke University’s Center for Policy Impact in Global Health on international collective action for health.
Prior to joining SEEK in 2013, Jessica worked as a technical associate at Population Services International (PSI) in Vietnam. At PSI, she was responsible for reports on behavior change programs in South East Asia. She began her career as a researcher in epidemiology and environmental health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She also assisted on burden of disease estimates at the World Health Organization.
Jessica holds a Master of Public Policy (MPP), a joint degree from the Humboldt University of Berlin and European University Viadrina, as well as a BA in Public Health Studies from the Johns Hopkins University. She focused her studies on environmental studies, organizational psychology, and statistics.