Jessica Deckinger

Lecturer, Nutrition & Entrepreneurship

Jessica Deckinger is currently the Chief Marketing Officer for Antera Therapeutics, a biotechnology company in Boston focused on developing foods for special dietary use to support early introduction of allergens to infants.

Early in her career, Jessica made the challenging leap from global finance at JPMorgan to operations at the National Football League before finding her true passion in marketing. Jessica’s past marketing roles have included global positions with Keds, Welch’s Fruit Snacks and Avon Products.  Jessica holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Harvard Business School. She currently serves on the boards of several leading not-for-profit organizations including Jeff’s Place, the Trustee’s Council of Penn Women and UPenn Off the Beat. Jessica currently lives in Weston, Massachusetts, with her husband Ken and three amazing little girls.  To contact Jessica, please email