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Jessie Cronan

Executive Director

Jessie’s professional career has focused on nonprofit leadership and management, with a focus on international development. Jessie served as the Executive Director of Gardens for Health International, a Boston-based nonprofit working at the intersection of agriculture and nutrition in Rwanda for five years, before joining the Child Relief International Foundation as the inaugural Executive Director.

Jessie is excited to build on her experience in both nonprofit and foundation leadership, and to apply her skills and experiences to challenges facing our own community in Boston.  Jessie Cronan graduated with her Bachelor’s in Comparative Theology from Princeton University and her Masters in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School.