Jessica is from Arizona, but has spent a lot of time on rivers around the world. Jessica started guiding day trip in Alaska on the Chilkat River outside of Haines. From there she started guiding multi-day trips on the Alsek and Tatshenshini. Starting with WRO in 2015, Jess spends most of her summer on the Middle Fork and Main Salmon Rivers. When not running rivers, she spends her time traveling, kayaking, skiing and hanging out with her dog Shady Grove. Recent kayaking trips have taken Jess to Chile, Nepal and many other places around west!