equality organisations Kick It Out, Women In Sport and Women In Football. And she was featured in the Football Association’s ground-breaking campaign, Kick Off Your Career, to encourage more women and girls into the football industry.
Jessica’s instrumental work on diversity saw her named 2015 Journalist of the Year by the Women’s Sports Trust. She was also included on the 2015 Football Black List, which celebrates influential figures in football from the black community, and was featured as a rising star of the TV industry by Broadcast Magazine.
Beginning her career as a BBC trainee, Jessica was soon promoted to Olympic Sports Reporter where she produced films on British and international athletes and their journeys to, and during, the 2012 Games.