Jessica attended college at the University of Illinois – Chicago on an athletic scholarship where she competed as a Division I gymnast. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Superior with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Vocational Rehabilitation, by way of their Inter-Disciplinary Studies program. She has a background in kinesiology and functional anatomy along with an interest in nutrition and dietetics. She began her career as a Paralegal in 2006 working primarily in the areas of workers’ compensation and personal injury. She developed a strong skill set leading her to work for a general practice attorney, building her experience in all different areas of law. She is married and with her husband has two daughters, two pugs, and a few chickens. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, fermenting foods, reading, hiking, and camping with her family and friends.