Employee Spotlight – November 2016
HELP DESK COORDINATOR | MARIETTA, GA
Jessica Bowron started at GDS in the Marietta office in August 2015. Jessica works in the IT group and was hired to streamline the firm’s end-user IT orientation program and to coordinate the PC upgrades at the firm. Jessica, a graduate of Kennesaw State University, received a BS in Early Childhood Education in 2012 and a BBA in Information Systems in 2015. While working on her second undergraduate degree at KSU, Jessica worked as a 3rd and 5th grade teacher in Cobb County in an after-school program for disadvantaged youth. She specialized in reading and math. Jessica also worked for two years in KSU’s Information Technology Services help desk as a student assistant. Jessica is able to leverage both her education and her diverse work experience to provide end-user IT orientation and training to new GDS employees. She loves learning new things – from others in the IT group and from staff in other GDS departments.
Jessica enjoys being with family and friends and finding new things to experience. She travels as much as she can, whether it is around the state of Georgia or visiting new countries she has never seen before.
- Where would you like to travel to?
My goal is to travel to as many countries in the world as I can. In 2017, I am hoping to add Ireland, Switzerland, and Spain and in 2018, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam.
- What’s your favorite TV show?
Currently my favorite shows are How to Get Away with Murder and The Walking Dead.
- Do You have a favorite quote?
“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.”