With more than 20 years of experience in healthcare public relations and marketing, Jessica has worked with clients of all sizes, from VC-funded start-ups to some of the largest companies in the industry. Her experience spans medical technology and biopharma, provider and payer clients. Jessica's core areas of expertise are in strategic planning, content development and syndication, media relations, advocacy relations, patient and celebrity engagement, and event management.
Jessica has many years of experience at leading PR agencies. Most recently, she was a senior director at Health + Commerce, where she led the development and execution of strategic integrated communications programs for a variety of clients, including Intersect ENT, Abbott Vision, PQ Bypass, Virtual Incision, NeoTract, Cardica, and many others.
Previously, Jessica was a senior manager at WCG/W2O Group, where she served as strategist and account lead for companies such as Medtronic, Boston Scientific, iRhythm Technologies and Volcano Corporation, among others.
Prior to joining W2O Group, Jessica was a senior executive at FischerHealth, a healthcare specialty arm of Porter Novelli, where she was responsible for client management, planning and implementation of public relations programs for clients including Guidant, Edwards Lifesciences, Thoratec, Ophthonix and Kyphon.
Jessica entered healthcare communications after spending time on the frontlines of care working in a busy hospital-based orthopedic practice. She received a bachelor's degree in communications with an emphasis in public relations from California State University, Fullerton.