portfolio manager, canadian western bank
Jessica graduated from Athabasca University with a Bachelor of Management Degree and a minor in Finance in 2013. During and after completing her education she remained active in the work force and gained hands-on experience to go with her formal education. These experiences included managing the office of a local business as well as working at a gold mine in Dawson City, Yukon during the summers. In May of 2015 Jessica started with CWB where she participated in the Management Associate Program. This 18 month, in-house training program provided her with a unique opportunity to work through most departments within the branch and helped prepare her for a career in commercial banking. In November 2016 she graduated from the program and has recently started managing her own portfolio at CWB’s Grande Prairie branch.
Jessica enjoys being an active member of her community, fostering dogs for the local animal shelter and participating in snowmobiling and off-road racing clubs.