Jessica Marks- NAU-TEN
Jessica Marks, ’09 M.A. (English & Language Arts Teaching Education), is from Santa Clarita, Calif. She received her B.A. in Journalism from California State University, Northridge. Jessica began her career working as a journalist writing mostly about the education system. In 2007, she went back to school to change careers and become an educator. Jessica has been teaching since 2009 and strives to show her students how much learning matters. Jessica resides in Prescott Valley, Arizona and teaches language arts at Glassford Hill Middle School. She also advises students in the yearbook, community service club, peer tutoring and the Junior Honor Society. In 2017 she was awarded the Yavapai County Teacher of the Year award. Jessica is a volunteer leader for the Prescott Area Alumni Chapter. On the weekends, Jessica enjoys exploring the outdoors of Arizona.