As a member of the global talent acquisition team at GQR, Jessica Kinde specializes in graduate-level talent in the Los Angeles market.
Jessica is a Midwest native having been born and raised in Sedalia, Missouri.
She completed her bachelor’s degree at Missouri State University where she studied Psychology and Gerontology. After having exposure to psychological processes and theories being applied to the workforce, she decided to pursue a higher education degree.
With a desire to experience different cultures and landscapes, she made a move from Missouri to California to pursue her Master’s in Industrial and Organizational Psychology at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in downtown Los Angeles.
With a specialist degree in I/O Psychology, Jessica’s expertise lies in areas such as organizational development, selection and assessment, strategic human resource management, and psychometrics. Leveraging this education, Jessica attracts, selects and retains the top graduate-level talent for the Los Angeles office.
Education and training aside, Jessica’s interests lie in exploring all that LA has to offer. She enjoys weekly hikes, trips to the beach, concerts and music festivals, exploring local coffee shops and dining at all the best restaurants in town.