After growing up in upstate New York, Jessica moved to Boston to further her education. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in History at Boston University and a Master of Arts Teaching degree from Simmons College. Prior to joining the IACS community in 2013, she interned and worked in various school settings. Jessica loves helping students discover pieces of history that fascinate them. Outside of school, Jessica enjoys cooking, being outdoors, and exploring the world (both near and far).