Tess Goldhagen is the research and business development associate for Middlelayers. Tess is involved in designing, developing, and determining the scope of the technological platform. She is the primary point of contact responsible for coordinating with stakeholders and consultants and building partnerships with communities, organizations, and city leaders. Tess graduated from McGill University, where she studied international development and sociology. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and relaxing on the beach.