Jessica Holmes is the Director of MiddCORE and an Associate Professor of Economics. Under her leadership, MiddCORE has expanded to include MiddCORE Immersion offered at three campuses, the MiddCOREplus summer internship program and the MiddCORE fall/spring workshop series. Jessica also teaches courses in microeconomics, health economics, the economics of social issues and the economics of sin. She continues to conduct economic research in the areas of charity auctions, labor and health economics.
Little known fact: Jessica is a former blackjack dealer and pitboss.