Jessica Mendez

Long before Verblio, Jessica lived to surround herself with readers, writers, and fellow word-lovers. Although her career temporarily shifted as she got her master’s degree in human and family development, she found her way back when she started an online feminist publication with two awesome female writers. Today, as operations associate for the writing community of Verblio, Jessica gets to do what makes her truly happy. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys building jigsaw puzzles, eating Thai food, and finding new ways to justify buying just one more houseplant.

Juneteenth 2021: Celebrating Liberation…Together

By Jessica Mendez / July 8, 2021 / Comments Off on Juneteenth 2021: Celebrating Liberation…Together

In the summer of 2020, following the brutal murder of George Floyd at the hands of a white police officer, our country saw a surge of anti-racism education and social justice activism.  While the system in place remains broken for Black and marginalized communities, the sheer display of heightened awareness about how many of us…

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