Jessica is a recent graduate of Providence College with a Bachelors of Science in Health Policy and Management. Prior to joining AAF, Jessica worked as a science policy intern at Research!America, where she worked at the intersection of science and society on policy and advocacy issues surrounding health research. She previously held positions at the National Breast Center and Rhode Island Department of Health, where she gained valuable experience working on policy matters impacting the quality and distribution of primary care services statewide. In addition, Jessica is interested in continuing her education with a MPH or MPP. Outside of work, Jessica enjoys reading, watching or playing soccer, running marathons, and fostering dogs.