Jessica Markowitz Associate
Washington, D.C.
(202) 719-8089


In her role as an Associate, Jessica assists with fundraising events, conducting research, and carrying out development plans for Orr Group’s nonprofit partners. She works alongside project teams by preparing materials, collaborating within meetings, and helping to execute deliverables.


Prior to joining Orr Group’s team, Jessica was a Service Corps fellow for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee in Budapest, Hungary, where she assisted with community development. Jessica has spent twelve years working in women’s education and empowerment in Rwanda through her organization Richards Rwanda where she created fundraising, marketing, and sustainability strategies.


  • B.A. Politics, Gallatin School of Individualized Studies, New York University, 2018


  • Founder and Board Member, Richards Rwanda IMPUHWE

What makes me happy…

Yoga, sunshine, and Beyoncé!