Hi, I'm Jessica.
I'm a senior writer for BBC News, based in Washington, D.C.
Previously the managing editor of the St. Louis Riverfront Times.
Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, 2008
University of Pennsylvania, 2005
Born and raised in the North Star State.
Business Insider once called me one of the "Best Young Writers on the Internet." I do my best to live up to that.
You can reach me here: jessica [dot] lussenhop @ bbc.co.uk