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Jessica Reekie

Executive Director

Jessica brings to OJEN her experience working with newcomers in addition to her previous employment and volunteer activities in the non-profit sector for the past 15 years.

A graduate of Harvard University and Dalhousie Law School, Jessica clerked at the Federal Court in Ottawa before practicing immigration and refugee law at a Toronto law firm.

She has worked with youth in after-school programs in Boston and Beirut, taught ESL classes in Istanbul and coordinated a student-run pro-bono immigration clinic in Halifax.