- Graduate Advisor
Jess helps to guide graduate students throughout their time at KU, including the admissions process, regular enrollment, petitions, the comprehensive/final exam process, and graduation. Additionally, she works with graduate faculty and students to interpret University policies and procedures, provides administrative and advising support, develops written and online communications, and maintains student records in her departments.
Jess joined the WGSS team in Fall 2021 and currently lives in the Kansas City area with her partner and a regular rotation of foster dogs. She received her Bachelor's in Music Education from Missouri State University in 2012 and a Master's of Music in Voice Performance from KU in 2016.