Jessica Jaksich graduated from Emory University with a Bachelor’s degree in English/Creative Writing. After two years working as a social media marketer for a brand management company in New York City, she moved back home to Chicago to start a Master’s program in Secondary Education. Jessica completed her Master's degree last summer at National Louis University and is currently teaching in Deerfield. In college, Jessica launched the Emory chapter of an online magazine for college women, and continues to freelance for various blogs and websites. Now, as a teacher, English tutor, and essay coach, she loves helping students to develop their voices as writers and share their stories.