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Jessica First

Ceo & Chief Strategist of Kilter

Jessica is a CEO and chief strategist of Kilter, an agency that interweaves strategy, design and messaging. Kilter helps entrepreneurs and mission-driven organizations  impact on our local economy and community through better branding and smarter communication. 

Jessica leverages 20 years of work experience on a variety of brands, and organizations to inform her perspective. Her experience ranges from partnering with entertainment studios, non-profit advertising to working with lifestyle brands such as Nike and Addidas. Jessica is expert brand strategy.  She can create strategic direction based on analytic inputs and creating cohesive visions to advance brands and organizations. She is also an optimistic, energetic, fun-loving and creative person. Her unique perspective combined with classical techniques reach unexpected outcomes that get results.

When she is not working you can find Jessica crafting meals in her kitchen, spending time with her family, scuba diving or traveling the world.