• Apl.de.Ap


    In 2014, Jessica and Apl.de.Ap of the Black Eyed Peas received awards of recognition from the Philippine Ambassador to the USA.

  • Jeff Boerboon

    Jeff Boerboon

    Jeff Boerboon took Jessica up for her first aerobatic flight.

  • Bob Hoover

    Bob Hoover

    Before his passing in 2016, Jessica had the chance to meet the aviation legend, Bob Hoover.

  • Buzz Aldrin

    Buzz Aldrin

    In 2016, Jessica met with Buzz Aldrin to talk about space exploration and defying the odds.

  • Howard Putnam

    Howard Putnam

    Howard Putnam is an American businessman and former CEO of Southwest Airlines.

  • Jen Bricker

    Jen Bricker

    Jen Becker is a gymnast who is skilled in performing without legs.

  • Lisa Vanderpump

    Lisa Vanderpump

  • Max Adler from Glee

    Max Adler from Glee

    Max Adler of Glee fame presented one of the awards at the Inspiration Awards for Women in 2012 and said he was honored to be among so many inspiring stories.

  • The Breitling Jet Team

    The Breitling Jet Team

    The Breitling Jet Team is one of the world's greatest aerobatic performance teams from Europe.

  • Cocktails


    In 2013, Jessica was invited onto the Filipino TV show Cocktails.

  • Gabbie Giffords, Mark Kelly and Nick Spark

    Gabbie Giffords, Mark Kelly and Nick Spark

    Gabbie Giffords and husband Mark Kelly attended a screening of the documentary about Jessica, called "Right Footed," with director Nick Spark.

  • WASPs Bee Haydu and Deanie Parrish

    WASPs Bee Haydu and Deanie Parrish

    The Women Airforce Service Pilots, or WASPs, were some of the first women to serve in the US Air Force.

  • Pope Benedict XVI

    Pope Benedict XVI

    In 2011 Jessica presented her Guinness World Record medal to Pope Benedict XVI.

  • Zig Ziglar

    Zig Ziglar

    The late Zig Ziglar was a mentor to Jessica during her early speaking career.

  • Gathering


    Jessica has met many people while attending piloting events. Pictured here is Jessica with Harrison Ford, Captain "Sully" Sullenberger, and Jeff Skiles.

  • Manny Pacquaio

    Manny Pacquaio

    Jessica has met Manny Pacquaio on several occasions. Both share Filipino heritage.

  • D.L. Hughley

    D.L. Hughley

    Jessica met D.L. Hughley while back stage on The Ellen Show.

  • Paul Walker

    Paul Walker

  • Spike


  • Jay Loyola

    Jay Loyola

    Jay Loyola is a Master Artist of Philippine Dance. In 2012 he invited Jessica to dance with a Philippine dance crew as part of a cultural and artistic outreach in San Francisco.

On her travels around the globe, Jessica has had the privilege to meet many amazing individuals.  Here are just a few of of those meetings.