Jessica began working at the University of Tennessee in 2015. Prior to joining The Bredesen Center she worked four years at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory supporting researchers and technicians at the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences. Jessica’s primary role with the Bredesen Center as the program advisor is to assist students in understanding the program requirements and other responsibilities. She also enjoys meeting perspective students and recruiting talented PhD candidates to the program.
Jessica earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Middle Tennessee State University in Mass Communications. She is now pursuing a Master’s Degree in Information Sciences from the University of Tennessee. She hopes to use these skills to enhance and provide new opportunities at the University and at The Bredesen Center.