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Jessica Forsyth, PhD

Jessica Forsyth is Senior Associate at RTC & Associates and Co-Founder/Executive Director of The Harold Hunter Foundation (HHF), a grassroots, skateboard community-based organization that provides support, advocacy, and opportunity to skateboarders in NYC. For more than a decade, she worked as a clinician to diverse populations, including adjudicated youth; gifted students of color; college students; and survivors of torture seeking political asylum. She was an NIH-funded postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Healthful Behavior Change at NYU School of Medicine and an adjunct professor in the graduate forensic psychology program at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. In addition to her work with HHF, she is a forensic research consultant, contributing to expert reports for state and federal racial discrimination and criminal mitigation cases. Jessica earned her PhD in counseling psychology from Teachers College, Columbia University.