Jessica Burgess

Dog-lover and Future Brand Strategist 

Jessica is a senior at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. She will be graduating in May of 2021 with a B.A. in Communication Studies. Upon graduation, she will be applying to UNCW’s graduate program to further her education in the marketing field. She plans to receive her M.A. in Integrated Marketing Communication. She hopes to find work in digital marketing or public relations.  

Jessie has assisted in the management of the social media platforms for local business, Dogs at Play, for almost two years. Through this job, she has learned many tips and tricks about professionalism and brand strategy through the use of digital media. It was her job to present the public with informative information about the business while keeping the audience engaged and entertained.  

She enjoys all things dog-related, exploring new restaurants with friends, swimming in the ocean, and traveling to Raleigh to visit her boyfriend. She is excited for this class and the experiences it will present her with. She is ready and eager to learn!