Jessica has over 10 years of experience working in human resources and has been doing so periodically since college, where she was an HR assistant for a commercial dive company for two years. She has worked for various industries, including oil and gas, commercial diving, contract labor, construction, transportation, logistics, and retail. In her previous role, she was promoted to compliance manager, where she created and implemented training modules to support organizational goals and missions. Compliance and data analysis are where her passions lie. She has experience in HRIS implementation, compliance audits, benefits administration, and training development. She has a bachelor’s degree in liberal arts and a minor in Humanities from Nicholls State University. She is pursuing her MBA with a concentration in Human Resources Management from Louisiana State University Shreveport and hopes to graduate in December of 2023. She is a member of both National SHRM and Bayou SHRM. As a military spouse, She is passionate about supporting various veterans’ organizations and is committed to working with and hiring qualified veterans.

In her cherished free time, she enjoys spending it with her husband and two kids, their three dogs, and cat. They love to travel to hidden spots, national parks, paddle boarding, and hiking. Their goal, as a family, is to see a national park in all 50 states. She loves various craft projects and spending afternoons painting. She treasures days spent in the sun and sand with her kids and a good book.