At Groundswell, Jessica leads marketing, public relations and public affairs for Groundswell’s labor-industry partnerships. This includes event planning, oversight and execution. She also leads the firm’s digital and design efforts.
Before joining Groundswell, Jessica served as a communications intern at McBee|Gibraltar where she consulted on messaging, earned media and branding efforts for clients including a major defense contractor. Through Capitol Hill press internships in Senator Debbie Stabenow and Representative Dan Kildee’s offices, Jessica has a thorough understanding of political communications and legislative strategies. Prior to her career in communications, Jessica worked in broadcast journalism. She has held positions at “The PBS NewsHour” and NBC News where she worked on the “Nightly News” and “Today Show” broadcasts and produced online content.
Jessica graduated from Emory University with degrees in economics and journalism. As an undergraduate she was a staff writer for The Emory Wheel student newspaper and a member of the Omicron Delta Epsilon economics honor society.