Jessica is a lifelong Ohioan and has a passion for education policy and greater economic opportunity for the taxpayers and families of Ohio’s 28th House District. A graduate of Talawanda High School, she is a proud product of public schools and her children attend the Winton Woods City School District.
As a small business owner providing insurance and tax services to middle and working class families, Jessica knows firsthand that economic development requires eliminating unnecessary red-tape for startups and creating incentives for businesses that directly address pressing needs of Ohioans.
Jessica believes government has the responsibility to create quality of life standards under which job creation can flourish. She knows job opportunities will prosper only if we create and maintain an educated workforce, improve infrastructure and transportation and increase technology access for our residents.
The 2014 recipient of the Forest Park Business Recognition award for her exemplary community service, Jessica is a Licensed Property & Casualty Insurance Broker and holds numerous IRS certifications.
Jessica is the past president of the Winton Woods City School Board, and believes in transparency and accountability for all schools. Under her leadership at Winton Woods, local schools worked to improve standards for attendance, curriculum and fiscal responsibility. A strong advocate for our schools, Jessica will fight for Ohio to improve its educational opportunities for students by funding and focusing resources for public schools.
Jessica and her husband, Jose, are the parents of three daughters, homeowners and committed entrepreneurs in the City of Forest Park dedicated to building a stronger and more prosperous community.