Tess began working at MAPS in 2011 after graduating from University of California, Santa Cruz with a B.A. in psychology. While at UCSC, she was part of the newspaper production and design team at City on a Hill Press, where she was first introduced to MAPS’ work. Since joining MAPS, Tess has held roles in Sales, Events, Accounting, and Development. In 2018, Tess earned her M.A. in health economics and pharmacoeconomics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Tess is honored to share her skills in data management and graphic design to help MAPS help others. Tess’ commitment to the field is driven by her belief that everyone deserves access to compassionate, high quality mental health care.
Tess resides on the northern California coast, where she enjoys spending time with her family, drinking tea, reading, and spoiling her cat.