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Jessica O. Matthews

Scenic Hudson Board Member

Jessica is the founder and CEO of Uncharted, an award-winning power and data infrastructure technology company that develops infrastructure solutions for communities, facilities, and the Internet of Things. Using their patented suite of solutions, they build, own and operate infrastructure to provide power and data services that are clean, safe and low-cost. She founded the company when she was only 22 years old and was invited by President Barack Obama to the White House to represent small companies for the signing of the America Invents Act in 2012. She currently serves as an Ambassador of Entrepreneurship for Nigeria. In 2016, she raised what is presently the largest Series A ever raised by a black female founder in history, and was selected to ring the NASDAQ opening ceremony bell, representing all Forbes 30 Under 30 alumna. A dual citizen of Nigeria & the U.S., Jessica has a degree in Psychology and Economics from Harvard University, an MBA from Harvard Business School, and is listed on over 10 patents and patents pending—including her first invention of the SOCCKET, an energy generating soccer ball, at the age of 19. Jessica is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Business School. She lives in New York City and grew up in Wappingers Falls.