Federal Governmental Relations
Before joining FGR in February of 2013, Jessica worked at Gilbert, LLP as a junior paralegal assisting a number of attorneys on complex commercial insurance litigation and pro bono cases of the family law variety. She also served as Governmental Affairs intern at the Council on Competitiveness for six months upon her arrival in Washington DC in 2012. In this capacity she assisted the VP of Government Affairs in promoting and conveying the Council’s work on energy, manufacturing, STEM education, technology and innovation to Congress, the Administration, and the State Governors. Jessica is a California native and received her B.A. in Political Science with an emphasis in Public Service from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She is currently pursuing her M.A. in Government with a concentration in Political Communication at John’s Hopkins University.