Jessica Jackley

Jessica Jackley
  • Venture Partner
    Collaborative Fund

Jessica Jackley is a Venture Partner with the Collaborative Fund, investing in start-ups that champion the sharing economy. She is formerly a Co-Founder at Kiva, the world's first and largest p2p microlending website. Jackley was also a Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of ProFounder, a crowdfunding platform, and GOOD's first Entrepreneur-in-Residence. Jackley has taught Social Entrepreneurship at Drew University and at the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California, and is a Visiting Practitioner at the Center for Philanthropy and Civil Society at Stanford University. She is a Member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and a board member and adviser for numerous organizations championing women, microfinance, technology and the arts. She holds a BA in Philosophy and Political Science from Bucknell University and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and honorary PhDs from Centenary College and Quinnipiac University.