Jessica supports the firm’s client engagements by conducting research, gathering and analyzing data, preparing client deliverables, and managing projects. She also manages several of the firm’s communication initiatives, including the daily Tea Leaves newsletter and weekly Health Care Council of Chicago (HC3) newsletter.
Jessica first joined Third Horizon Strategies as the executive assistant to David Smith, founder and CEO, and later served as both an operations specialist and senior analyst. Prior to joining the firm, Jessica managed executive-level events and assisted with special projects and client-related research as an analyst and administrative coordinator at Leavitt Partners. She was also a Community Impact Coordinator at the United Way of Northern Utah, helping to deploy programs to provide assistance to disparate communities, and an outreach intern at The Huntsman Cancer Institute where she provided information on cancer prevention and screenings to corporations and schools and facilitated a smoking cessation class.
Jessica holds a bachelor’s degree in public health from Brigham Young University.
A few fun facts about Jessica…
Jessica would go to Jackson Hole, WY for a weekend getaway. Her favorite hobbies are skiing and backpacking. The last book she read was The Last Season by Eric Blehm.