Jessica (b.1981) was raised in Buffalo,NY into a family of artists. She began developing her photography at age 16 with a Pentax K1000 at the Maine Photographic Workshops. After receiving a B.A. in Photography from the Newhouse School at Syracuse University she moved to Manhattan where she worked as a photo assistant. Since 2005 she has been based in Milan, Italy where she has been working in fashion and advertising photography and production. In 2011 she began photographing for non-profits to share stories of positive changes occurring in the world. She is currently developing a personal project on global motherhood.


Conde Nast Traveler, Saveur Magazine, The Financial Times, Global Citizen, Ignant.de, Huffington Post, Gentleman Mag, Esquire UK, Caracterè, Bav Tailor, Opaline Resort Wear, Mario Dice, Capucci, Banca Cariparma, Toy Watch, MUKKI, Getty Images, SCA, Picture Farm Productions, Victory Magazine

NGO's ActionAid Italy, Global Fund for Women, Engenderhealth, Fondazione Ambrosoli, Journey's End, MAP Buffalo, Assoc. Qui Donna SiCura, Uthando SA

Awards and shows

  • Selected for the Festival di Fotografia Etica : Single Shot exhibition 2017
  • Getty Images Gallery London : Journey of Change Exhibit
  • Global Fund for Women : Imagining Equality Exhibition
  • CEPA Gallery Buffalo : Members exhibition
  • VII Masterclass 2014/2015
  • Professional Women Photographers honorable mention 2014