Jessica joined the Florence School of Regulation in May 2015 and has worked across teams as a Web and Content Editor, Database and Publications Manager and Communications assistant. As a part of the FSR online team, she works on the development, design, and facilitation of online training courses, focusing on the application of innovative and interactive tools and modern teaching practices to create 21-century learning environments.
In November 2018, she co-founded the ‘Lights on Women’ Initiative, created to increase the recognition and representation of the women working in both the energy industry and academia. The aim of the initiative is to share women’s knowledge and expertise – highlighting their publications, projects, and professional achievements, and making their contributions visible to the vast FSR energy community.
Jessica holds her M.A. in Political Science with a concentration in European Economic and Social Policy from James Madison University (JMU). She also holds a B.A. from JMU with degrees in Public Policy and Administration and Justice Studies.