Originally from St. Charles, MO, Jessica’s career began early in St. Louis restaurants. She then spent five years in Chicago at a few marquis wine spots while she finished her degree in journalism at Columbia College Chicago.
Endsworth moved to Oregon in 2004 and over the last 15 years has worked with a mix of wineries, restaurants, wine shops and distributors before landing her current role in 2012 as the General Manager for Angela Estate winery in the Yamhill-Carlton AVA. She is the current marketing chair for the Willamette Valley Wineries Association marketing committee, an active educator and volunteers for many events and boards. She has achieved her CSW and WSET Level Three certification with distinction.