Jess Walden-Gray

PowerUp Manager

Jess is known as CyberUp’s PowerUp Manager. She communicates with students, parents, and teachers who are interested in learning more about Powerup Cyber Games. Prior to joining CyberUp, Jess worked as a middle school teacher, where she witnessed 5th and 6th grade students adjust their experimental process with the nimbleness of career scientists. As an educator in the STEM area, Jess is driven to create equitable opportunities and takes pride in her ability to bridge the gap between STEM professionals and public interests. Outside of the office, you can find Jess hiking in the wilderness with her husband, daughter and dog – and if she’s not hiking, you may find her at the STL Art Museum or The City Museum.