Jess is the Program Manager for Student Success, creating engaging learning experiences for staff and faculty, with a specific focus on student retention, career services, advising, and student transitions. Prior to joining Academic Impressions full-time, Jess served as a subject matter expert and educator for Academic Impressions while in her role as the Assistant Dean of Students and Title IX Deputy Coordinator at Loyola University Chicago. She has worked in a variety of capacities within Student Affairs at Loyola University Chicago, DePaul University, and Case Western Reserve University. Jess holds a BA from John Carroll University and an MA from the University of Cincinnati.
She lives in Chicago where she loves spending time on the lakeshore path, practicing yoga, painting, or reading a good book.