Jessica is a TV Host, Emcee & Entrepreneur with over a decade of experience in Media and Marketing. She has a big personality and a strong passion for speaking; whether it's on-camera hosting a show or in front of a live audience emceeing. She loves facilitating information, connecting with and motivating others.
Jessica is a Morning TV Host and Producer on CBS WANE Channel 15. She launched their brand new local talk show called "Living Local 15", in September 2022. Her show airs Monday thru Friday at 9AM and covers all things lifestyle, food, fashion, fun and local entertainment. Since airing, the show has tripled the station's revenue for that time slot and continues to beat out competing shows in Nielsen ratings.
Prior to joining WANE15, Jessica worked as an entertainment correspondent and emcee in Dallas and Los Angeles. Including Hosting the aftershow of "So You Think You Can Dance", "Scandal" and "Big Brother" on Afterbuzz TV Network. She previously co-hosted at Stay Ready Radio and she's corresponded from the red carpet at various Award Shows. Jessica has had the honor of interviewing a range of celebrities including Scandal's Tony Goldwyn, Actress - Vanessa Hudgens, Michelle Williams, Actor - Lil Rel Howrey and Host/Comedian - Sherri Sheppard ... to name a few.
She began her media endeavors in college working at NBC KXAS 5 News and ABC WFAA Channel 8 News as a News Reporter Intern. Jessica has a Bachelor's Degree in Broadcast Journalism & a minor in Advertising from the University of Texas at Arlington, where she was an adamant student leader, Anchor of UTA News and Host at UTA Radio. She also served as the President of the NABJ (National Association of Black Journalists - UTA Chapter) and member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
As an experienced Emcee, Jessica has emceed and moderated all over the country, from business & tech conferences, music concerts and fashion shows. Venues include the LA Convention Center, Best Buy Headquarters, Savvy Hotels, Art Galleries and more. Jessica also enjoys being a Speaker at conferences - teaching branding and entrepreneurship topics. She loves sharing her journey and inspiring others to live their best lives!
Jessica has a strong business acumen, and is an established Brand Strategist, Graphic Designer and Digital Marketing Expert. Learn more about her brand consulting business www.tcmarketingfirm.com, that she's owned for over 8 years.
Jessica's motto is DREAM.PRAY.SLAY - she works extremely hard, follows her dreams and puts her faith in God DAILY. She is a proud Texas native, and member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She loves networking and attending events, email her at: firstname.lastname@example.org.