Jessica Risch, Grants Manager
Jessica Risch is the grants manager at ECMC Foundation. Ms. Risch has a broad background in nonprofit management, grantmaking and impact measurement. Prior to joining ECMC Foundation, Ms. Risch was a partner at TriLinc Global, where she managed investor relations and corporate communications. TriLinc Global, an investment management firm, specializes in impact investments to small and mid-sized firms that demonstrate a commitment to measurable economic, social and/or environmental impact.
Ms. Risch came to TriLinc Global after conducting a post-graduate fellowship at the Clinton Foundation, where she led the development of an impact measurement system and produced key performance indicators for the organization's members to use in tracking and reporting on the performance of their social and environmentally-focused work.
Ms. Risch has worked with multiple nonprofit organizations, spanning Southern California, Washington, D.C., and Southeast Asia. She holds a BA in political science from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and an MBA from the USC Marshall School of Business.