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Jessica Lin, MPP

Section Leader, Strategy


Program: Online MBA

MPP, Political and Economic Development, Harvard Kennedy School
BS, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Expertise: Strategy, Social Enterprise, Entrepreneurship, Private Equity

Jessica Lin is a section leader for William & Mary's Online MBA program. She works as a Senior Product Manager for Oracle Utilities Opower’s Business Intelligence and Segmentation tools, recently leading Opower's strategy refresh efforts. Prior to her current role, she served as a Senior Fellow to the U.S. Department of Energy in the Office of Policy to support Mission Innovation.

Formerly, Jessica led international clean energy deployment efforts with the World Bank Group, primarily focused on what role the Bank could play to commercialize clean energy technologies. She started her career in the private sector, working in finance and strategic management consulting, before leading a wireless mesh technology social enterprise startup. She has published extensively on topics ranging from big data analytics, clean energy entrepreneurship, and private equity.