Jessica Morris


Jessica Morris is founder and chair of OurBrainBank, which she founded after being diagnosed with brain cancer in 2016. Her background is as an international strategic consultant with 30 years’ experience, working with leaders of corporations, government bodies and NGOs. She combines strategy and insight with creativity to enable senior executives to achieve their business objectives, while energizing teams.

When she was diagnosed, Jessica was Senior Vice President and Partner at FleishmanHillard, and was previously the founding Managing Director of Fishburn’s New York office. She grew a portfolio that included Clear Channel Outdoor, Johnson & Johnson, MasterCard, MUFG, Texthelp and United Way Worldwide. She was Chief Strategic Initiatives Officer for ITDP, co-creating and managing the Our Cities Ourselves global exhibition on the future of cities.

Jessica is a natural born campaigner, creating campaigns that promote equality, justice, and corporate responsibility. She has worked in government, in agencies, and in nonprofits. Her clients have ranged from Barclays, McDonald’s Restaurants and Dell Computers to the United Nations Department for Social and Economic Affairs, the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group and Gehl Architects.


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