Jess Kennedy is a Grit Daily contributor and co-founder and General Counsel/CCO of Beeline. Jess’s experience in real estate law and RE services compliance have led her to focus on providing a solutions-based approach to legal and compliance issues within the mortgage industry. Prior to growing Beeline from its inception with the company’s founding partners, Jess acted as a real estate finance attorney in the residential, commercial and regulatory space for several years and served as VP and Corporate Counsel for Solidifi. During the last several years, Jess has focused on business growth, technology implementation and internal infrastructure building to create compliant, streamlined business processes that result in scaled operations. As part of her philanthropic work, Jess currently sits on the Board of Directors for Child & Family in Rhode Island where she resides.