Jessie Molloy

Chicago, IL
DePaul University
Politics, Human Interest, Education
  • Jessie worked as a freelance news writer for newspapers in the Chicago suburbs for nine years, starting during her freshman year of college.
  • She has written for a national travel blog featuring must-see attractions in cities around the U.S.
  • She spent 18 months writing for a specialty industry newspaper in the city of Chicago.


Jessie started reporting professionally as a freshman in college and has been writing about anything and everything ever since. After college she spent over five years freelancing for the Daily Southtown and 22nd Century Media publications, before moving on to write for the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. Her writing experience includes local politics, small businesses, restaurants, non-profits, travel, and everything in between. As a lifelong Chicagoan, Jessie loves having the opportunity to get out and enjoy the city's vast culinary landscape and considers herself a casual foodie.


Jessie graduated Magna Cum Laude from DePaul University in 2014 with dual bachelor's degrees in Journalism and Public Relations & Advertising. While at DePaul she served as the student producer of the weekly campus news show Good Day DePaul and was a newscaster for Radio DePaul.
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