Her passion and experience in film, television and the arts began in 2001 as an assistant at leading theatrical agency Shanahan Management. In 2004 she became the in-house publicist, a position she created. In 2012 she established her PR company Carrera Press Agency – garnering a strong reputation for building relationships, Jessica has collaborated globally with a number of established actors, creatives, musicians and personalities.
And in 2015 she launched production company Dollhouse Pictures with colleagues Krew Boylan, Rose Byrne, Shannon Murphy and Gracie Otto. Jessica’s credits include Associate Producer on the feature documentary The Last Impresario (Dir: Gracie Otto), which had its World Premiere at the 2013 BFI London Film Festival. She most recently produced the featurette Eaglehawk (Dir: Shannon Murphy) starring Tilda Cobham-Hervey, Ryan Corr and Wayne Blair, which has its World Premiere at the Sydney Film Festival in June. Her other projects include Seriously Red (Dir: Kate Woods) written by and staring Krew Boylan, produced in conjunction with Robyn Kershaw, and she has recently started development on Girls In Hotels ( Dir. Gracie Otto).
Jessica is currently working with Robyn Kershaw at RKP with the support of Screen Australia’s Enterprise funding.
Jessica was a finalist in the 2015 Women in Media Awards (Public Relations).