Jess graduated from the University of Pennsylvania ('14) and Wharton MBA ('21).
At Penn, she was an active student leader on the boards of several major undergrad organizations, including The Kite & Key Society - a group of 300+ campus tour guides and admissions ambassadors.
She served as President of the Panhellenic Council - a position responsible for 1,500 sorority women - and was inducted into the Friars Senior Honor Society.
After college, she taught entrepreneurship at a PK-12 school. As an 8th grade advisor, she supported students with high school and college transitions.
Jess returned to Penn for business school and recruited for investment banking. She worked on Wall Street before moving to LA to lead an ops team at a tech startup. She now runs Wonder Academy full-time.
Jess volunteered as a Penn Undergrad Admissions alumni interviewer for 8 years.