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Jessica Fitzgerald, Assistant Director

Jessica serves as the Assistant Director in the Office of Parent and Family Programs and just began her fifth year at the University of South Florida (USF). Before USF, Jessica worked at the University of Arkansas in the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement specializing in student government advising. Prior to her career in higher education, Jessica had the pleasure of coordinating the Presidential Fellows Program at the Center for the Study of the Presidency in Washington, DC. Jessica earned a Master of Education from the University of Georgia in 2009 and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of South Florida in 2005. Outside of USF, you can find Jessica chasing after her toddler, playing a tourist around town, or escaping to little corners in coffee shops to sip hot beverages and devour books.