Jessica is a sales-coordinator from Brisbane, and a contestant in series 3 of The Great Australian Bake Off.
Working in a male dominated industry as a sales co-ordinator for an earthmoving and machinery company, Jessica’s talent for creating a sweet surprise has left her hitting pay dirt when it comes to making friends in the office. “They love it when they get my bakes and they never seem to get sick of it!” says Jessica. “Though just after Christmas they went through a stage where I had to stop as they were all trying to lose weight.” Her baking skills have also won over her husband of four years as well. “He bans me sometimes as I make so much and he just can’t eat it!”
Baking as a child alongside her mum, Jessica’s passion travelled with her throughout her school years and now as an adult. Luckily, her sweet tooth is offset with a prodigious love of exercise. She plays representative soccer for the Queensland side; trains most nights of the week and is an avid gym bunny. “I can’t wait to put my jersey back on after I finish in the Bake Off Shed,” she says. “If I’m not training, then I’m at the gym.”... Read more.