Jessica has been working in child care for the past 25 years. She has worked with all age groups but mostly with infants and toddlers. She was a director for 9 years in a NAEYC accredited school and in an Early Head Start. She has been trained in the RIE philosophy, Conscious Discipline, and in West Ed among other things. She is currently a Quality Enhancement Specialist with the Child Care Resource Center, where she provides technical assistance and training to child care providers.