• jessicacalter
PIDC Director of Marketing Communications
Jessica Calter

Jessica Calter has over a decade of experience in non-profit management with expertise in strategy, fundraising, and marketing.  Currently the Senior Director of Marketing Communications at PIDC, Jessica oversees strategic communications for Philadelphia’s public private economic development corporation.  Previously as the Director of Institutional Advancement at Arden Theatre Company, Jessica managed the $5.8 million capital campaign and expansion into the new Hamilton Family Arts Center.  Prior to joining the Arden, Jessica was Associate Director of Marketing for The Philadelphia Orchestra Association.  She was also Director of Marketing for the Mann Center for the Performing Arts.  


Jessica joined the Good Company Ventures board in 2013. Also an active member of her South Philadelphia Community, Jessica serves on the Board of the South Philly Food Co-Op and the Friends of Manton Street Park and Community Garden, she is also a member of the Finance Committee of the Dickinson Square West Civic Association.  Jessica holds an MBA from Smeal College of Business at The Pennsylvania State University and a BFA in Drama from Syracuse University.