Fund Development Vice President

Nadia Bess

Nadia  has been a member of the JLOCC since 2013.  Nadia has previously served as The Christmas Company Manager and Manager-Elect, and has also sat on the Nominating Committee and the Funding Opportunities Committee.  Nadia joined the Junior League to make an impact in the community, meet like-minded women, and develop her leadership skills.  As an engineer, Nadia is especially excited about JLOCC’s work with the Academy.

Originally from Northern California, Nadia received a Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace.Engineering with a minor in Entrepreneurship from the University of Southern California.  She has worked for the Southern California Gas Company for the past 6 years.  Nadia is also involved with the Society of Women Engineers on a local, regional, and national level, currently chairing the 2017 Regional Conference.  In her spare time, Nadia enjoys traveling (especially internationally), trying new foods, playing kickball, and being in the water.