Jessie completed her bachelor’s degree at Carthage with a triple major in Chinese, Spanish, and Asian Studies. While at Carthage, she served as a both a Resident Assistant and Assistant Hall Director. In addition she worked in the campus Writing Center and was involved in a number of student organizations.
After graduating, she spent a year living in Taitung, Taiwan as an English Teaching Assistant through the Fulbright Program. While in Taiwan, she taught English at two small, rural elementary schools in Taimali. She is excited to apply both her residence life experience and her experiences abroad to the Hall Director position.
Bachelor of Arts in Chinese, Spanish, and Asian Studies from Carthage College
Main responsibilities at Carthage
Jessie oversees Joseph Johnson Residence Hall and supervises the building’s resident assistants. She helps the students of Johnson Hall create a community conducive to personal, social, and academic growth.
Favorite thing about working at Carthage
My favorite thing about working at Carthage is that I am part of a community of so many dedicated, unique, and innovative individuals. The community atmosphere at Carthage connects students, faculty, and staff in a way that creates an atmosphere of growth, exploration, and learning.
In her free time, Jessie enjoys playing board games with friends, catching up on TV shows, and seeing musicals. She also loves dogs, singing, and continuing to study Spanish and Chinese.