Jessi Marie McCarthy

Teaching & Event Services Coordinator


Jessi Marie McCarthy plans and executes group seminars and events as part of the teaching & event services team. She also coordinates and supports ASBPE’s annual Azbee Awards of Excellence contest and national conference.

Before joining the Poynter staff, McCarthy acted as a creative manager, designer and administrative assistant in the Chicagoland area. She brings along a unique fusion of special project coordination, customer service and data system management. McCarthy earned her B.F.A. from Elmhurst College in 2008, with concentrations in graphic design, digital imaging and sculpture.

In her spare time, she creates custom artwork and enjoys time with her guy and their dogs, Harvey and Daisy.