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LEADERSHIP TEAM

Jessica Begley

Senior Director of People Operations

New York, USA

About Jessica

As Senior Director of People Operations at Very, Jessica ensures that we are engaging, growing, and developing our people alongside our business; making the professional development of our team a top priority.

Current Role

Jessica creates lanes to maximize the fulfillment of employees' careers via People Operations. She finds meaning in helping people grow and thrive professionally. Ensuring that employees are engaged and thriving allows the team at Very to do our best work as an organization, and cyclically allows us to reinvest in our employees. 

Past Experience

Jessica has built a career known for crafting innovative talent solutions. Prior to joining Very, she spent over 11 years working with Bloomingdale's. As their Director of Talent Performance, she aligned performance management criteria with overarching business strategies in addition to functioning as an advisor on evolving organizational design.  

Credentials

Jessica holds an MA in Organizational Psychology from Teachers College, Colombia University as well as a B.S. in Psychology from James Madison University.

Industry Experience

Jessica's career has afforded her opportunities to experience a myriad of aspects of the Human Resources discipline - recruitment, talent development, performance, compensation, and being an HR Business Partner. Additionally, moving industries has allowed her to bring a unique perspective to human capitals solutions at Very.

Extracurriculars

In Jessica's free time, she enjoys spending time with her son.