Jessica Kasza is a senior lecturer in biostatistics in the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine at Monash University. After completing a PhD in 2010 at the University of Adelaide, she spent time at the University of Copenhagen, before returning to the University of Adelaide. She has been at Monash University since 2013. She leads the development of statistical methodology for longitudinal cluster randomised trials, including the stepped wedge and cluster cross over designs. She also has interests in the comparison of healthcare providers and causal inference. Jessica is dedicated to ensuring the Australian statistical community is safe, welcoming and inclusive, and is working towards this with the Statistical Society of Australia in her role as Vice-President.