Jessica joined the WDBJ7 news team in March 2021.
She produces the 10 p.m. newscast on WZBJ24 and the 11 p.m. newscast on WDBJ7. Before this, she produced the weekend evening shows.
Jessica is a proud Hokie, having graduated from Virginia Tech in the Fall of 2020, with a double major in Multimedia Journalism and Creative Writing. She grew up in Forest, VA and is passionate about sharing the region’s stories and informing viewers.
Outside of the newsroom you’ll find Jessica testing out new recipes, writing, or reading a good book.
Updated: Jan. 26, 2023 at 10:45 PM EST|
By Jessica Mardian and Will Thomas
Dr. John Markley, filed that lawsuit last November. He’s asking for a trial by jury and $20 million in damages.
Updated: Jul. 8, 2022 at 7:22 AM EDT|
By Jessica Mardian
Michael Cerillo is charged with second-degree murder.
Updated: Apr. 20, 2022 at 11:24 PM EDT|
By Kate Capodanno and Jessica Mardian
In the original case, Jane Doe accused Charles Tippett, of date rape in October 2020. Now Tippett has filed his own defamation lawsuit.