Jessica joins the Roanoke County Department of Economic
Development as an economic development specialist. Her primary responsibilities
include execution of marketing and communications efforts and working
with existing business businesses.
Prior to joining to the Roanoke County Economic Development
team, Ms. Fintel served as marketing manager for the Economic Development
Authority of Henrico County, Virginia. While serving Henrico County, Jessica
assisted with business attraction efforts and managed the execution of the
overall marketing strategy, including Salesforce CRM system implementation,
website redesign, and marketing campaigns. Jessica started her career in the
private sector, working as an associate brand and product manager for a start-up
medical device company in Roanoke County.
A native of Virginia, Jessica grew up on the Eastern Shore of
Virginia. She graduated from the College of William and Mary with a Bachelor of
Arts. She earned a MS in Commerce, Marketing and Management, from the
University of Virginia McIntire School of