As the Executive Assistant, Jessica supports Elemental Excelerator’s executive team, specifically working with Elemental Excelerator’s leadership to support the organization’s ability to operate efficiently and meet program goals.

Jessica spent the past ten years in her birth state of Wisconsin, managing an office with both for-profit and non-profit ventures. She enjoys working to make a difference in the world and individuals’ lives by stewarding resources well through philanthropic work. Prior to her business/nonprofit career, Jessica was a K-8 music teacher. She attended the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, earning a Master of Business Administration as well as a Nonprofit Leadership Certificate, and Luther College in gorgeous Decorah, Iowa, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in music.

Outside of the office, Jessica is an insatiable learner and crafter. She enjoys yoga, beading, throwing pottery, baking, learning hula, singing in choirs, writing snail mail, going for walks with her husband and dog, and taking all manner of classes.