Jessica Bennett was born in California but raised in Seattle, Washington. She graduated from Western Washington University with a degree in Sociology and a Teaching Credential. She always wanted to return to California and moved to San Diego in 2015. Jessica previously worked at Francis Parker before coming to Elevate. This is her second year working at Elevate and she is very excited to be teaching second grade!

Outside of the classroom, Jessica is passionate about being on or in the water. She enjoys sailing, scuba diving, and being at the beach. Jessica also enjoys traveling and learning about new places. She spent several months living in Italy and the Cayman Islands. She loves working with kids!