Jess Slocum

Jessica began her ballet training at the age of three with Miki Ohlsen and Emma Reimer at the Newport Academy of Ballet. She went on to perform with the Island Moving Company, Austin Contemporary Ballet, Ballet Austin and Ballet Santa Cruz. She has worked as an educator for the last ten years, both at NAB and as a high school english teacher. She is currently a freelance writer and the creative director and producer for Andes Visual, a documentary film company.