Jessica grew up in Birmingham, Michigan. She attended several summer intensives including Kirov Academy of Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet Academy, BalletMet, and Oklahoma City Ballet. She has attended and performed in the Dance Open Festival in St. Petersburg, Russia. As a trainee at the Joffrey Academy of Dance in Chicago she performed in a variety of works such as Concerto Six Twenty-Two, Coppélia, Paquita, Swan Lake, and Viva Vivaldi. She performed with The Joffrey Ballet in Glass Pieces and The Four Temperaments. Jessica is excited to start her first season with Fort Wayne Ballet.