Jess wears glasses and has reddish, auburn hair. She smiles.

Jessica Wong Camhi

She/Her/Hers
Program Coordinator, Public Art

Biography

Prior to joining NEFA in November 2021, Jess served as the Art Collections Data Coordinator for the Mayor’s Office of Arts & Culture for the City of Boston, where, among other activities, she compiled a digital database of public art in the city. Before that, Jess held multiple roles at the Chinese Historical Society of New England, collaborating with artists, residents, and local organizations, researching and writing grants, and producing exhibitions and public programs. Earlier roles in library and museum settings at Harvard and Tufts Universities honed her research, data collection, and service skills. Jess earned her B.A. in Art from Reed College in Portland, OR, and an M.A. in Art History and Museum Studies from Tufts University in Medford, MA. Originally from Norwalk, CT, she currently resides in Dorchester, MA.