Founder & CEO, AnnieCannons
Jessica is an attorney and entrepreneur running her own legal practice in the Bay Area. After earning a BA and Master’s from Emory University and attending Stanford Law School, Jessica was introduced to the global issues of human trafficking several years ago through her work as the President of Women of Stanford Law. She met her co-founder, Laura while working on a narrative nonfiction piece that highlights the stories of trafficking survivors from around the globe and how existing technology could have helped them. She is AnnieCannons' CEO and leads its commercial operations, product development and distribution, and impact outsourcing business.
Solution: AnnieCannons is a holistic program that trains survivors of human trafficking to transform them into software professionals and equip them to independently support themselves and their families.