Founder of Atlanta Redemption Ink
Jessica is the Founder and Executive Director of Atlanta Redemption Ink. She serves as a survivor voice on several anti-trafficking advisory boards, human trafficking task force, & The Georgia Governor's GRACE Commission. Jessica is a sought-after speaker & trains law enforcement and GGIA (Georgia Gang Investigation Association) on tattoo identification. Jessica is also an active volunteer with local organizations that work with individuals exiting the sex industry and those transitioning out of active addiction.
As the Founder of Atlanta Redemption Ink (ARI) Jessica has built a team of more than 25 tattoo artists & removal specialists in the state of GA, as well as 6 additional shops across the Southeast that have a passion for ARI's mission. She offers training to tattoo shops and tattoo removal specialist offices to help recognize and serve individuals who have suffered from mental health, trafficking, and who are in recovery. She has also created a network of shops that became Georgia's first Safe Place sites for at-risk youth. Atlanta Redemption Ink has had the honor of serving survivors from Georgia to California through reputable shops and certified tattoo removal specialists. Jessica educates local leaders, churches, and businesses on human trafficking and how they can protect and shift their communities.
Outside of Atlanta Redemption Ink, Jessica is a Georgia native, married to a first responder, and she is a mother. She loves writing, cooking, art, and music.
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