Program Coordinator, International Programs
School of International Service
BA in International Studies - American University (SIS)
Internships Currently/Previously Held
Japan America Society of Washington DC (JASW)
Favorite Place in Washington DC
FDR Memorial when the cherry trees are blooming
Jessica works in the Office of International Programs at the School of International Service as program coordinator for the dual degree programs and semester abroad programs for East Asia. She also manages the Graduate Global Program and international travel insurance requests for SIS.
Prior to joining the Office of International Programs, she spent five years at the Embassy of Japan in Washington DC, overseeing the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program and MEXT Scholarship. Jessica also taught English in Fukushima, Japan for three years with the JET Program immediately after completing her undergraduate degree in international studies here at SIS.
She looks forward to helping students enrich their time at AU through international and cross-cultural experiences.
Pronouns: she / her / hers