Jackie Erickson

Sr. Director Of Communications
Edge Case Research

Jackie has a passion for implementing technology safely into society for the greater good. She leads safety communications for Edge Case Research’s mission to deliver the promise of autonomy. Additionally, Jackie oversees Edge Case’s domestic and international government relations and standard organization engagements. Before joining Edge Case Research, Jackie served as Southwestern Pennsylvania Regional Director for U.S. Senator Robert P. Casey Jr. (D-Pennsylvania). Her successful track record on infrastructure improvements resulted in her receiving the Commander’s Award for Public Service from the U.S. Army. Following her time in public service, she transitioned her skills into the robotics industry, where she worked in communications and public policy positions for startups in last-mile delivery, AV trucking, UAVs, and space robotics. She sits on the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Autonomous Vehicle Task Force and the Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce Board.

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