Jessica is inspired and happy to be returning to TPE and to the great outdoors this summer, where she has designed numerous shows in past seasons. She is currently a K-5 visual art teacher in Prince George’s County Public Schools, and a mother of two awesome sons! Her teaching experience includes working with students with language based learning differences at D.C.’s Kingsbury Day School, and STEAM focused program design for The NatureLab in Takoma Park. She has worked professionally as a set designer and scenic painter at The Shakespeare Theatre, Olney Theatre Center, University of Maryland, Synetic Theatre, and Berkshire Theatre Festival. Jessica has an MFA in Scenic Design from University of Connecticut and is certified as a K-12 visual art teacher in MD.