Jessica Sasko

Deputy Director of Career Readiness at New Visions for Public Schools

Jessica Sasko has a diverse and extensive work experience. Jessica is currently working as the Deputy Director of Career Readiness at New Visions for Public Schools since April 2021. Previously, they served as the Director of College Supports at NYC Outward Bound Schools from March 2016 to April 2021. Jessica also worked as a Board Member and Vice Chair of CACNY's College Success Network at College Access Consortium of New York (CACNY) from June 2017 to June 2019.

Prior to that, they held the position of Program Officer for Post-Secondary Pathways at New Visions for Public Schools from September 2013 to March 2016. Jessica also worked as a School Transformation Facilitator at Johns Hopkins University - Diplomas Now & Talent Development from March 2012 to August 2013.

Jessica started their career as a Managing Coordinator at Philadelphia Education Fund & Philadelphia Youth Network from 2008 to 2011. Jessica also has experience as a Reading Specialist & Support Social Worker at Social Work Connection & Leadership Charter School from August 2005 to July 2008, and as a Foster Care Social Worker at Caring People Alliance from 2004 to 2005.

Furthermore, they worked as a Coordinator at Community Options, Inc. from June 2002 to August 2003, where they facilitated the transition of individuals with developmental disabilities from institutions to the community and recruited and trained new staff and managers. Overall, Jessica Sasko has demonstrated their expertise in education, career readiness, college supports, and social work throughout their career.

Jessica Sasko has a diverse education background. Jessica obtained an MSW (Master of Social Work) and M.S.Ed (Master of Science in Education) from the University of Pennsylvania, where they studied Social Work and Education from 2003 to 2006. Prior to that, they completed a BA in Psychology at Rutgers University from 2000 to 2002. Furthermore, they earned an AA in Liberal Arts from Mercer County Community College between 1998 and 2000. Finally, Jessica attended Steinert High School, although no specific degree or field of study was mentioned.

Additionally, Jessica holds a certification as an LMSW (Licensed Master Social Worker) from the New York State Education Department, although the specific month and year of acquisition were not provided.

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Timeline

  • Deputy Director of Career Readiness

    April, 2021 - present

  • Program Officer For Post Secondary Pathways

    September, 2013