Cheerleaders

Jessica

Jessica

  • Occupation: Spine Surgeon Clinical Assistant
  • Tenure: 5
  • College: Shippensburg University

Biography

Interesting Fact: I am published in multiple scientific journals.

Favorite Charity: Susan G. Komen for the Cure. The strides they have made to advance breast cancer education, support, screening and treatment have established a strong foundation for bettering the odds of future generations to survive breast cancer.

Pets: I have an amazing German Shepherd named Micky. He is the sweetest and most lovable dog!

Your favorite Off the Field experience: Military Goodwill Tour through Kuwait in December, 2011; Captain 2012 & 2013 season; performed at the amfAR inspirational Gala in New York; Featured cheerleader honoring Hispanic Heritage Month in 2011.

Craziest Thing You’ve Ever Done: Parasailing during a vacation in Mexico…it was exhilarating soaring over the ocean.

What you like to do in your spare time:  I love to cook and bake.  It is calming for me to be in the kitchen cooking and it is such a rewarding feeling when people enjoy my cooking.

Favorite Quote: “In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different” – Coco Chanel

Favorite Movie: The Great Gatsby.  I have loved that book since reading it in high school; seeing it the way I had imagined it was amazing.

Favorite TV Show: I’m torn... "Friends" has always been my laugh-out-loud go-to TV show.  Recently, "The Big Bang Theory" has become my new "Friends".

Famous person you would most like to spend a day with: John Brennan, Director of the Central Intelligence Agency. I’d have so many questions! It would be so fascinating to hear about how intelligence is gathered and what leading the CIA is like. 

Your go-to Philadelphia area restaurant: La Viola, the food is excellent and the ambiance is very romantic. 

Favorite cartoon character and why: Betty Boop, she is sexy, confident, and assertive.

Best advice you’ve ever received: Forget the negative remarks and remember the positive ones. It’s easy to let negativity impact your life, but you have to let it go.

Something on your bucket list: Shark cage diving - being submerged in the ocean with one of the most fascinating creatures would be an exhilarating, once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Song that gets you pumped up: Any upbeat song by Fergie. Her songs have a way of making me feel sexy and confident and they always get me moving!