A long-time advocate for children and families, Jessica holds a Master of Social Work
from Southern University at New Orleans and a Bachelor of Arts in Education Studies
from The New School in New York, NY. Jessica’s previous work experiences include
non-profit administration, community organizing, and youth development.
Jessica is an advocate for promoting infant mental health for the infants and children at BTA by supporting staff in the development and execution of child-centered programming for some of New Orleans’ youngest learners.