Jess Irey is an Executive Assistant at ghSMART. She is responsible for providing support to a Partner, managing projects, meeting planning, and travel.
Before joining ghSMART, Jess provided high-level administrative and operations support to Senior Partners and Partners at McKinsey & Company in Houston, TX, and St. Louis, MO. She was responsible for accounting, special projects, and building relationships with top-level clients. In addition to her role as an Executive Assistant, Jess managed the relocation, buildout, and grand opening of the new McKinsey & Company office in St. Louis. Before joining McKinsey Jess provided administrative and Paralegal support to the C-suite at Crest Investment Company, a global firm based in Houston, TX. Leading up to her time at Crest, Jess spent several years supporting the Houston energy industry in an administrative, and facilities capacity.
Jess holds a Paralegal Certification from the University of Houston and is a member of IAAP. She lives in Rock Hill, Missouri with her 7-year-old Chiweenie, Nico, and enjoys DIY projects at home, vacationing in the Colorado mountains, and volunteering as a child advocate with CASA of St. Louis.