Jessica worked as a Nurse Practitioner in family practice at Austin Diagnostic Clinic. She graduated with honors from the University of Texas at Austin in the Family Nurse Practitioner master’s program. While attending UT, she worked at St. David’s South Austin Medical Center as an RN in the Med/Surg. and Trauma Unit. Jessica moved to Austin in 2013 from Connecticut, where she worked at a large hospital as a Charge Nurse and Preceptor on a Surgical Intermediate Care Unit. Jessica joined Texas Diabetes & Endocrinology in January 2019.
Currently, Jessica is pursuing her Doctorate in Nursing at UT Austin. In her spare time, Jessica and her husband Jake enjoys kayaking with their Australian Shepherd and trail running. They are also amateur food enthusiasts and spend lots of their free time cooking and exploring all the wonderful cuisines Austin has to offer. Jessica stated that she is excited to join the team at TD&E and to specialize in endocrinology disorders.
Degrees & Certifications:
- MSN – Masters of Science in Nursing
- APRN – Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
- ACNS-BC – Board Certified Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist
- CDCES – Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist