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Jessica Gerald, MBA

Executive Assistant to the Dean

Email: geraldjc@vcu.edu

Jessica Gerald serves as the Executive Assistant to the Dean and the Associate Dean of Finance and Administration of the College of Health Professions, Dean's Office. In her role, she supports an array of college-wide operations. She originally joined the College in the summer of 2021 as a part-time assistant and has since become a permanent member of the team.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Masters of Business Administration in finance from New Jersey Institute of Technology. Jessica was in a dual degree program that allowed her to receive her BS & MBA in five years total, all while playing division 1 women’s basketball. 

Jessica has a strong basketball background and is the all-time leading scorer at her division 1 college, where she graduated in 2010. She is still the all-time leading scorer at her high school where she graduated in 2007. Upon graduating from college, she joined a top financial firm as an executive assistant in corporate America, and has since gained over a decade of experience. 

Jessica is originally from Bronx, New York. In her free time, she enjoys perfecting her jump roping skills, in which she currently has 500+ consecutive days of jumping, in a row.