Jessica Chance

Associate Director, Career Development Center

Jessica is an alumna of Emerson and loves giving back to fellow alumni and current students for career services and programming. When not working with a student or alumna in prep for their next interview or helping them network, she’s a professional actor in the New England area and working on some on written and as well as stage projects. In her spare time she’s reading a book or script or trying to keep her ear buds from falling out on her way to the train.

Education: Emerson College, B.F.A. Acting and Creative Writing; Lesley University, M.A. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Favorite Place: Any place warm, in the summer, on a beach!
Favorite Foods: Asian cuisines, Ben & Jerry’s and Gummy Bears
Areas of Expertise: Alumni, Graduate Student Career Development, Performing Arts and Career Resources for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
First Job: After school and summer gig working as a library page.


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