Jessica Rush graduated from Cardiff University with a degree in History in 2012 and returned home to Cornwall to work at a local holiday complex, overseeing strategic development and leading day-to-day facilities management.

Jessica started volunteering for St Petrocs in October 2016 and became part of the staff team six months later. In 2018, Jessica was included in the Chamber of Commerce and Business Cornwall ‘30 under 30’ list. She has progressed from her original role of Society Administrator to her current position of Associate Director of Engagement. 

In her spare time, Jessica volunteers with Girlguiding as a leader of a local Guide and Ranger Unit and also holds the role of Assistant County Commissioner, leading and supporting volunteers to ensure high quality guiding is delivered across Cornwall.