Jo joined the team in early August 2023. They have over 20 years of experience in equity-oriented state- and university-level administration and project management. In previous roles, Jo has managed technical assistance, contracting, and reporting for state and federal grant programs, as well as a national STEM education association. Additionally, Jo has extensive experience building and deploying a grants management framework to ensure that deliverables are tracked and managed with a throughline from development to final reporting. Jo lives in Austin area with their son, orange cat, and two pups.