Jessica moved to Tucson in 1999 as a grad student at the University of Arizona. She was a member of Ambassadors 4 Christ and taught math courses at the U of A, first as a grad student and then as an adjunct professor. She graduated in 2006 with her PhD in Mathematics Education from Arizona State University. After graduation, Jessica worked as a professor of mathematics at Pima Community College for several years while also volunteering for 14 years as a youth minister. Before moving here, she earned a BA in Public Relations and a BS in Mathematics from Pepperdine University, and still loves the beach (and Humpback Whales).
Jessica married her husband and fellow adventurer in life in 2001. They met through the campus ministry. Together they have produced four adorable little ones. She loves working with students, reading, singing, teaching, SCUBA diving, snorkeling, and traveling. She has a passion for talking about God and all things chocolate.
Campus Ministry Intern
Daniel moved to Tucson in the fall of 2022 after graduating high school and finishing a summer internship with Camp Manatawny In Pennsylvania where his parents and dog (Rufus) still live. He plans to go to college in the 23-24 school year for film making, and in the meantime is working as a photographer at JCPenney Portrait Studio and a Campus Ministry Intern for Dwell. Daniel loves spending time in nature, disc golf, creating videos, and serving the Lord and others.