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Jessa Mirtle
Senior Counsel

Color photo of Jessa Mirtle, Senior Counsel, Office of the General Counsel

Jessa Mirtle has served as Senior Counsel in the Office of the General Counsel since July 2021. She previously worked as the general counsel for a State Educational Agency (SEA) leading a team responsible for legal advice on a wide range of issues pertaining to PreK-12 education including advising state leadership on the education-related response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Prior, she worked in higher education at a large state university as an employment attorney and senior labor relations associate, and as an in-house attorney for a municipality.

Her education comes from Trinity College and UConn Law School, both in Hartford, Connecticut. She also holds a certificate in Labor Relations/Contract Administration from Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations.

Last Modified: 06/08/2022