Jessica Barquero

Coordinator of Leadership Programming & Events

Jessica  joined Women Leaders in College Sports in October 2018. She was a graduate assistant in Student-Athlete Enhancement at the University of South Florida Athletics. At USF Jessica worked to provide holistic student-athlete development for all 17 varsity sports and served as the co-instructor for the Selmon Mentoring Institute program.  Additionally, she assisted in hosting the 2018 NCAA Track & Field East Regional Meet as the director of volunteers. Jessica earned her bachelor’s degree in exercise science and received her master’s degree in education, with a specialization in curriculum and instruction.

Prior to beginning her master’s program, Jessica served as the accreditation and community engagement intern during the 2016 US Olympic Trials for TrackTown USA. Former track and field hurdler and native of Miami, Florida, Jessica loves running and strength training in her free time, spending time with family and friends, and eating delicious food.

Contact Jessica: | 816.389.8200 ext. 2