First and Second Year Experience

Jessica Nash


Academic Support Specialist

First Year Experience

Main Campus
Ambrose Hall, AH 317
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803


Office Hours

Monday through Friday
8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Jessica's educational background includes a Bachelor of Arts degree from Buena Vista University and a Master's of Education in Educational Leadership from Iowa State University.

After getting involved during her undergraduate degree with the study abroad program, multiple student organizations, service learning trips, and athletics, Jessica realized the vast opportunities for student development within higher education.

Throughout her master's training, she exercised this knowledge while working as a graduate assistant for Iowa Lakes Community College, building their first women's soccer program, mentoring and advising students, as well as developing campus student organizations.

Jessica brings to St. Ambrose University her passion for student development, experience with higher education leadership, and excitement for working with first year students.