- Talent Programs Manager and Executive Director, Leadership Owensboro
Jessica Kirk, the Chamber’s Talent Programs Manager and Executive Director of Leadership Owensboro was born and raised in Lexington, KY. She is a graduate of the University of Kentucky where she earned her Bachelors in Political Science with a minor in Philosophy.
After graduating from UK in three years, Jessica moved from Lexington to be with her husband, Owensboro native Dave Kirk. She is a Board Member for Girls Incorporated of Owensboro-Daviess County and the Western Kentucky Botanical Gardens, is a 2015 graduate of Leadership Owensboro, and serves as the staff liaison for Chamber Young Professionals.
Jessica is the mom of a Schnoodle named Hopsen, and loves her role as in-house Barista for the Kirk household. Jessica fills her free time traveling and exploring new places with her husband. Local coffee and dog shops are always a “must stop” on their travel adventures. On game days, you’ll probably spot her in blue. Go Cats!