Jessica Bartlett — Head of People Operations

Jessica leads GroundTruth’s global People Operations department and oversees Recruitment, Human Resources, Learning and Development and Office Services.

She started her career in Human Resources and also spent several years specialising in sales and corporate training. Today, Jessica enjoys combining all of her expertise to lead GroundTruth’s People Operations team focused on recruiting, developing and retaining GroundTruth’s most valuable asset, its people. She is also passionate about shifting from traditional HR to People Operations which she views as a strategic and proactive business partner to impact the organisation, develop talent, empower leaders and drive culture.

Additionally, Jessica has worked at tech companies through high-growth stages, including IPOs, as well as ownership and leadership changes.  She focused on successful change management to help employees and the company adapt and evolve. Before GroundTruth, Jessica has held leadership positions at dataxu and MicroEdge and worked at Intralinks and News America Marketing (A News Corporation Company).

Jessica graduated from Ohio University with a B.S. in Communication Studies. She also completed a minor in Business Administration and was a member of the OU Women’s Water Polo team. Today she enjoys running along the Hudson River waterfront and competing in local races – everything from 5Ks to full marathons.