Jessika Ava holds an MS in Biostatistics and an MPA in Nonprofit Management. She is the Grants Program Director for ProVeg International and sits as Board Chair of Help Animals India and Out to Pasture Sanctuary. Her professional niche lies in coordinating global projects, statistically analyzing project efficacy, and guiding philanthropic support within the field of animal rights. Her notable experience includes NGO management, grantmaking, biostatistics, Asian street animal welfare, and Indian elephant conservation. She is a long-time ethical vegan.