Jessica joined the Indiana Rural Health Association in 2020. She is the Project Coordinator for Rural Indiana Suicide Evaluation and Education. The purpose of this collaborative network is to increase awareness and improve health outcomes by focusing on suicide prevention and treatment.
She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Public Health from Purdue University. During her time as a student, Jessica gained experience at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN, and was a member of a biomedical engineering team through Purdue’s Engineering Projects in Community Service. Jessica is passionate about technology for increasing access to care and improving quality of life, especially through integrating biomedical engineering and computer science with healthcare.