Plus-size style aficionado most well known for her blog Life & Style of Jessica. She is also the owner of SKORCH Magazine and the co-founder of the fashion outlet Society+.
It was in 2004, after a dangerous crash diet, the divorce from her first husband, and a miscarriage that she turned from body negativity and began cultivating her career in blogging and fashion.
In 2012, she became the co-owner and executive director of Portland Fashion Week.
She and her husband have one son.