Education

Master of Public Administration (MPA) – Suffolk University Boston, MA 2013 (3.96/4.0 GPA)

  • Honors: Presented research at several conferences from Massachusetts to Illinois

Master of Science in Government (MS) – Suffolk University Boston, MA 2013 (3.96/4.0 GPA)

  • Honors: 2013 “Most Outstanding Graduate Government Student;” President, Graduate Political Science Association

Bachelor of Arts, English/American Studies – Roger Williams University Bristol, RI 2009

  • Awards: 2009 Thesis with Distinction on diversity in America, 2009 Outstanding Woman on Campus, Preservation Art Award

High School Diploma, High Honors – Presentation of Mary Academy Methuen, MA 2005

  • Honors: $10,000 scholarship from Century 21, Methuen-Salem Rotary scholarship, poetry awards

Other Certifications/Training

State Budget Process: Certificate, Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) 2012

Leadership: Performance & Career Enhancement (PACE), EOHHS 2011-2014: 30+ courses; focus on efficiency

Fundraising: Roger Williams University, Emerge MA, Mass Alliance, etc.

Real Estate: Licensed in Massachusetts, ABC Real Estate Training School – Haverhill, MA

Training Jessica provides to others:

  • small businesses (startup best practices, online presence)
  • campaigns (social, political, fundraising)
  • employers  (orientation, efficiency)