Jessica Millstone, MPS, Ed.M, is a leading expert and advisor on the use of educational technology at both home and school, and the founder of Copper Wire Ventures, a venture capital fund focused on women-led tech companies. Prior to becoming a full-time investor, Jessica was the Director of Engagement at BrainPOP, building family engagement products and expanding UX Research within the company, the inaugural Education Fellow at the Joan Ganz Cooney Center, a research + innovation lab within Sesame Workshop, and a parent outreach presenter for Common Sense Media. This background provides the unique position to offer both financial capital and network connections to companies both within and adjacent to the Copper Wire portfolio, advocating for innovative products and business models that benefit the entire edtech ecosystem. Jessica holds master’s degrees from New York University's Interactive Telecommunication Program and Bank Street College of Education, and is the mother of two children (ages 17 and 12) residing in Brooklyn, NY.
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