Director, Community and Partnerships

As director of community and partnerships, Jessica Melton leads all efforts related to and taking place in Bounce’s first-floor facility, the Generator. This includes planning events and working with strategic partners to assist entrepreneurs and develop the community within Bounce.

Jessica is passionate about creating unique event experiences and engaging communities. She has been involved in the region’s startup community for several years and loves being able to connect entrepreneurs to the resources they need to thrive. She has been involved in numerous events within the startup community, including TechPint and Startup Scaleup, and looks forward to creating new ways to connect entrepreneurs at Bounce.

Jessica earned her Master of Library and Information Science from Kent State University and her Bachelor of Arts in history from The Ohio State University. She lives in Hinckley, Ohio, with her husband, Tad, and daughter, Lydia.