- Brigade Community Specialist, Code for America
Jess Manapul serves as the Community Specialist on the National Network Team and is currently a member of the Code for Hawaii Brigade. Before joining Code for America, she worked with nonprofit technology and education organizations, for which she produced marketing campaigns and websites to build their digital presence and help expand their community reach. Jess strives to build a career dedicated to building communities and solving real human needs–whether that comes in the form of empowering individuals to create place-based technology or uniting volunteers across the nation to redefine human-centered design.
Jess currently resides in Hawaiʻi. Outside of work, she enjoys going to soul/funk & classic rock concerts, visiting local brunch & coffee shops, and playing board/card games with friends & family!