Jessica Stafford is a passionate freelance content specialist, helping companies across the globe reach out to their audience in a language that they understand. Jessica has written freelance across many industries including education, travel, business, beauty, and more.

In addition to her work as a freelance content specialist, Jess is the Sales, Marketing & Content Coordinator at the Event Leadership Institute where she is responsible for executing all digital marketing efforts, developing marketing strategy and fostering effective industry partnerships. On a mission to connect learners with leading event industry education, Jess is focussed on communicating the immense value of Professional Development to events professionals.

Prior to her role at The Event Leadership Institute, Jess launched her career in education marketing as a Content Writer at a digital marketing agency, Higher Education Marketing.

Jess graduated with Academic Distinction from the British Columbia Institute of Technology’s Marketing Management Diploma program and is completing her Bachelor of Business Administration through part-time studies. Jess is the proud recipient of the MPI Future Leaders Award and The Dal Richards Award in Tourism Management.

In her spare time, Jess can be found wandering a trail somewhere in beautiful British Columbia, planning her next big trip, posting pictures to her dog’s Instagram account, and sipping wine or a good craft beer on a patio with friends and family.