Jessica Carson

MENTAL HEALTH ADVOCATE

Jessica Carson is the Director of Innovation at the American Psychological Association, an Expert in Residence at Georgetown University, and the author of Wired This Way. Previously, she held positions at a startup and venture firm, and was a Research Fellow at the National Institutes of Health. With a background in psychology, neuroscience, startups, venture capital, and mindfulness, she has both a scientific and embodied understanding of the unique wiring of entrepreneurial spirits, and empowers them to develop their capacity for self-study. Jessica lives in Washington, D.C. with her cat, and is a devoted teacher and practitioner of yoga, meditation, and various ancient wisdom traditions.