Founder-Managing Partner/ Early Childhood Special Education Consultant
M.Ed. Early Childhood Special Education
B.A. Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education
K-6 Elementary Education
K-3 Early Childhood Education
Birth-6 Early Childhood Special Education
Summary of Professional Experiences:
- Jessica has been working in education for the last 16 years. Most recently, guiding Twin Cities Education Consultants (TCEC), LLC with services for schools in the area of special education.
- Collaborating, supporting, modeling and mentoring schools in the area of special education.
- Collaborating with the Minnesota Department of Education, other educational organizations, districts, and charter schools in Minnesota to help best support the needs of student programming.
Case managing and providing services to students with a variety of developmental needs in the 3-5 Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) program for Anoka-Hennepin ISD #11.
Provided in home services and special education evaluations for the birth-3 summer program in Anoka-Hennepin ISD #11.
Through collaboration with K-12 Behavior Intervention Specialists, I helped develop and run the 3-5 ECSE Behavior Intervention Specialist program.
Served as an Elementary Building-Based Disability Intervention Specialist–organizing and supporting their intervention team; serving on their child study team; providing behavior support for their setting III EBD program; supporting students, families, and staff with ASD support; scheduling services for classroom support.
Assistant Coordinator for Blaine High School Extended Summer Program.
Adjunct Professor for the College of Education and Science at Concordia University-St. Paul–providing instruction in the Differentiated Instruction graduate program.
Serving as a Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) certified instructor.
In her “free time” you can usually find Jessica chasing one of her four children around to the many activities they are involved in. She loves spending time with her family outdoors, walks, hiking, campfires, cabin time, etc. They currently have 2 dogs and one cat that keep them busy…kind of like they are running a zoo:-)
How can Jessica help you:
Jessica can help you find the team you need to help build a sustainable program. Her role at TCEC is supporting clients with the right service to meet their needs. Twin Cities Education Consultants offers variations of support, and her goal is to help you optimize your support as efficiently and financially responsible as possible.