Jess grew up in Perth and studied a Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy) at Curtin University of Technology, completing her studies in 2008. She started her career in mining and private practice in the Pilbara in WA.
Jess has spent the last 10 years working in corporate health and occupational medicine with a strong focus on injury management, workers compensation and return to work. She completed a Graduate Certificate in Health Administration in 2015.
Jess recently relocated from WA to the Huon Valley with her Husband, 3 small children and a Labradoodle called chips! They have since added 2 sheep, 4cChooks and a rooster to their family! Jess loves cooking, eating great food and spending time with her family exploring their new home.