Jessica Peterson has been with DePaul University since 2009. In her current role as marketing communications specialist, Jessica supports the vice president and his cabinet with internal and external executive communications, supports the 10 departments in the division in developing communications and communications plans, and is responsible for the the internal divisional newsletter, the divisional annual report, and liaising with the president's office and Office of Public Relations and Communications at DePaul. Jessica also creates and edits website content for Student Affairs.
Before assuming her role as the marketing communications specialist, Jessica was the communications coordinator for the division of Student Affairs, and prior to that, she was a pediatric speech-language pathologist in schools and clinics in the Chicago area.
Jessica was honored with the Division of Student Affairs Collaboration Award and the Adult, Veteran and Commuter Student Affairs Outstanding Adult Student Service Award, both in 2016.
Jessica earned an MA in organizational communication from DePaul, an MA in communication sciences and disorders from Northwestern University and her BA in communications from DePaul.