Jessica graduated from Boston University in 2010 with a clinical Doctorate of Physical Therapy. She worked in Boston, USA, for two years while working concurrently in both a trauma hospital as well as an out-patient musculoskeletal setting. In 2011, she went on to complete the Level 1 Manual Therapy Residency during her time in Boston as well. Jessica later moved to New Zealand in 2012 and has worked in a private practice setting focusing on neurological and concussion rehabilitation, vocational rehabilitation as well persistent pain and complex orthopaedic management. Jessica now works across both managerial and clinical roles in the Wellington region in New Zealand, working alongside a team of occupation therapists, psychologists and medical specialists as part of an inter-disciplinary approach to health care.