Event Coordinator



Jessica is a Chicago native, born and raised in Wicker Park and has spent the last 13 years in food & beverage with a emphasis on culinary arts, urban farming and private events. She learned about sustainable food practices and attention to detail while working for Land & Sea Dept at Longman & Eagle and while working as an intern at City Farm. Jessica helped open Revolution Brewing’s Milwaukee Avenue brewpub as a server and trainer, then shifted into a private events captain position where she executed hundreds of events including countless weddings, NFP fundraisers and private parties. Additionally, she coordinated and implemented the roof-top farm at Revolution Brewing's Milwaukee Avenue brew-pub, managing it for 4 years. Jessica has learned all about community and programming while bartending at Chicago institution, The Hideout, and can be seen singing and dancing as a performer in the Chicago music and theatre space, and is excited to bring her past experiences and positive energy to ERIS.