Why Carbon Direct?




Jessica Isaacs

Jessica Isaacs

Vice President, Finance

Jessica is the VP of Finance at Carbon Direct, where she is responsible for financial reporting and analysis, budget, accounting, audit, and tax.

Prior to joining Carbon Direct, Jessica served as the VP of Finance at two mission-driven startups: Angaza, a platform enabling businesses to provide affordable products and renewable energy access to people in emerging markets; and BookNook, an EdTech company focused on K-8 literacy.  She previously spent six years at Chevron in a variety of finance roles including Finance Manager for Policy, Government & Public Affairs and Finance Manager for Tax Credit Investments.  

Jessica also has experience in management consulting at Oliver Wyman and served as the Board President for the nonprofit organization Alternative Family Services.  She is thrilled to bring her passion for helping organizations effectively scale to tackle the urgent need for climate action.


AB, Chemistry, Harvard University

MBA, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern