The Indiana Assets and Opportunity Network's Governing Committee ensures the health and growth of the Network. The committee is staffed by the executive directors of the co-leading organizations: Prosperity Indiana (formerly the Indiana Association for Community Economic Development (IACED) and the Indiana Institute for Working Families (IIWF).
As Executive Director, Jessica is responsible for all aspects of Prosperity Indiana’s operations, including administrative, program development, budgets, personnel, public policy, and public relations. She sees engagement with members as critical to informing organizational vision and strives to empower the team to achieve strategic goals.
Indiana Institute for Working Families
The Institute conducts research and promotes public policies to help Hoosier families achieve and maintain economic self-sufficiency.
Jessica has been with the Institute since 2008. She serves as co-chair of the Indiana Skills2Compete Coalition and sits on the National Skills Coalition's leadership council, the Julian Center Circles out of Poverty Guiding Coalition, the Lt. Governor’s Career Pathways Taskforce, and the State Workforce Innovation Council. Before joining the Institute she was a researcher for the Service Employees International Union, Local 3. Ms. Fraser obtained her BA in Political Science from St. Mary’s College in 2003 and her MA in Political Science from Ball State University in 2006.