Director of Business & Finance
Jessica “Jessi” Navarro is the Poynter Institute’s Director of Business and Finance. In this role, she oversees the day-to-day work of Poynter’s business and operations departments, specifically Special Projects, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Customer Service and Facilities.
Jessi has deep experience in both finance and the Tampa Bay media industry. She worked for the Tampa Tribune and TBO.com, first as a business/financial analyst at the Tribune and then as Controller of TBO, focusing on innovation and process improvement.