About The Host
Jessica Harris is the Producer and Host of From Scratch. In addition to her work in radio, Jessica has helped to launch companies in the financial services and entertainment industries. She has also produced and directed documentary films, including the critically acclaimed On Common Ground, about WWII, which was released on DVD and television (PBS). Prior, she worked with Woody Allen on his film Sweet and Low Down.
Jessica is a board member of the Berkshire Arts and Technology Charter Public School (BArT) Foundation, located in the Berkshires in Massachusetts, and the Civilians Theater Company, located in New York City. Jessica is a graduate of Harvard College and Columbia Business School. She is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Jessica lives in New York City with her husband and three children.