• Jessica (she, her, hers) settled on the title of Artist +. because listing off all of her projects takes far too long! 
  • In her everyday life, Jessica is an Outsource Accountant, (meaning she does bookkeeping and payroll for non-profits and small businesses). She has over ten years of experience in non-profit and arts management.
  • By night, she moonlights and a blogger, artist, performer, and writer. (Yes, she is published, and no, she won’t tell you her pen name.)
  • She has a BFA in Musical Theatre from Shenandoah University.
  • Regional stage work includes Chelsea in “On Golden Pond” (St. Croix Festival Theatre), #MNFringe shows “The Non-Producers” (Tromp’L’oeil) and “If Only” (SPOG), appearing in the choir for “The Christians” (WSTC), as Ellie in Cardinal Theatricals acclaimed production of “The Wild Party” (Fitzgerald), and has performed in CLIMB’s Watershed Protection Squad, an environmental educational outreach program for the City of Eagan.
  • Professional performance credits include; Sundog Theater Co., Snug Harbor Theater, Staten Island Shakespearean Theatre (SIST), Kill-Her Entertainment, and The Studio Theater in NYC, Signature Theatre and Shenandoah Summer Music Theatre in Virginia, and The Way-Off Broadway Theater in Maryland.
  • In addition to performing, Jessica has served the theater world in a multitude of capacities: Stabilizer (aka Finance and Operations Manager): CLIMB Theatre, Business Affairs Manager: Cardinal Theatricals, Director: Growing Stage Theatre Co., Staten Island Shakespearean Theatre, Assistant Director & Assistant Stage Manager: Pluto Productions/ The New End Theatre at: The Grace Theatre and The Kings Head Theatre, London, Stage Manager: Actors Theatre of Snug Harbor, Sundog Theatre, Kill-Her Entertainment, OLSS Theatre, SI Shakespearean Theatre, House Manager­ RENT at the LAB Theater, Run Crew: St. Louis Rep.
  • As a visual artist and illustrator Jessica’s main focus has been on illustration and graphic design for merchandise, including her line of ink-drawn characters, called the Grumpypants Gnomes, which she has been selling online since 2007. She also paints, makes jewelry, and dabbles in mosaics and silk-painting. To learn more visit her website: unhingedartistry.com