Advocate (Part-time)

Jessie Zhao was a teacher in China in the areas of statistics, accounting, finance, marketing, and trading. Jessie moved to New York City in 2014 and has worked as a teacher with children teaching Chinese and as a direct support professional providing communication, socialization, and life skills coaching to children. Jessie is currently studying at The City University of New York.

Jessie is deeply engaged in the learning process both for herself and others; she has a great sense of humor and is a gifted story teller. Jessie is a natural teacher and is supporting the women we serve in ESL instruction. Jessie is deeply passionate about helping women who are exploited and can’t speak up for themselves.