Jessie Mandle

Deputy Director and Senior Health Policy Analyst

Jessie joined the organization in 2015. She focuses on health coverage, access to care, prevention and health equity for children, families, and communities in Utah.  Prior to joining Voices for Utah Children, Jessie was a Senior Program Planner with the City of San Francisco Department of Children, Youth and Their Families where she worked on after school and nutrition programs and policy. Jessie has also worked as a policy researcher in Johannesburg, South Africa, and managed a CDC-funded healthy communities grant in Portland, Oregon. Jessie studied government and environmental science at Wesleyan University in Connecticut and has a Master’s degree from Portland State University and the Oregon Health and Science University School of Public Health.