From on-camera interviews to red carpet events, Jessica brings her unique story when she makes appearances around the world. She has been a part of numerous events including celebrations at The White House, Carnegie Hall, the Hollywood International Film Festival, and the Kennedy Center while her TV appearances include Ellen, Inside Edition, Fox and Friends, CNN, BBC, and OWN.
Jessica’s stories transform adversity into inspiration for her audience. Her attitude, her approach entertains while also nudging people to examine and drop their own self-imposed limitations. Jessica challenges her audiences to make a shift from an inward focus to the big picture of possibility. Her monumental journey of learning to fly crystalizes her ideas of “achieving the impossible.” Inspiration alone—without motivation to action—is a failure. Inspiration must also provoke action. It’s action that transforms your situation.
As workforce demographics change, diversity and inclusion become increasingly important in corporate environments. By necessity, Jessica has been a pioneer in moving the needle on corporate diversity issues. She believes that diversity begins with empowering diversity of thought. Understanding different viewpoints changes your thinking which changes attitudes and behaviors. She gracefully becomes a force for diversity simply by her presence and energy.