Bodybuilder who became an IFBB professional at the NPC USA's in 2012. She has more than 60,000 followers on her jesshilgenberg Instagram account.
She was athletic and active from a young age due to her father's weightlifting.
Her first competition was in 2010 and she came in 2nd place.
She and her husband Alex had their second child in 2017.
She and Maria Diaz are both IFBB Professionals.