Jessica is originally from Palm Beach Gardens, FL, and knew from the start that she was destined to be a teacher. She received her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and Art from the University of Miami in 2007. Jessica moved to New York City in 2008 and went back to school full-time to obtain a Master’s degree from Teachers College, Columbia University within the Literacy Specialist Program. Jessica joined Dwight School in 2010. Throughout her time at Dwight she has taught grades 1, 3, and 5, and took on the role of Associate Head of Lower School in 2020. When Jessica isn’t teaching, her interests include reading, cooking, fashion, decorating, and exploring New York City.