Jessica is a 10 year veteran of graduate admissions. At UCLA Anderson, she served on the admissions committee as Associate Director of Admissions, evaluating and interviewing thousands of applicants for the full-time MBA program. In addition, she managed the program’s recruiting and admit events around the world, advised on fellowship decisions for admitted students, and collaborated on strategic projects alongside the school’s senior leadership team.
Before joining UCLA, Jessica was the Graduate Admissions Advisor for the Master of Accounting and Business Taxation programs at USC’s Marshall School of Business. Her desire to help candidates discover their potential through higher education is what led her to Fortuna Admissions.
Jessica received her BS in Business Administration from UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business and her MA in Student Affairs from UCLA’s Graduate School of Education & Information Studies. Prior to her career in admissions, she was a Senior Tax Associate with Deloitte, serving clients in technology, manufacturing, real estate, and hospitality, among others. Jessica can be found perusing the shelves at used bookstores or exploring LA’s eclectic neighborhoods in her spare time.