Jenny Jessen

Research Analyst

Jenny provides research and analytical support for HR&A’s innovation district and affordable housing projects.

Prior to joining HR&A, Jenny interned with UNC Charlotte’s Campus Landscape Architect, where she provided research support on various design projects, including the CATS Blue Line expansion and the redevelopment of Belk Plaza. She also interned with the City of Centerville, Ohio, where she helped develop a master plan for the revitalization of Centerville Place while also providing support for the GIS and Zoning departments.
Jenny was a Levine Scholar at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Geography and International Studies with a comparative focus on International Development. She also holds a Graduate Certificate from George Mason University in Geographic Information Sciences.