Jessica Clark is a resident of NC and a member of the Lumbee Tribe of NC. She earned a Bachelor of Art in Studio Art from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke and a Master of Fine Arts in Painting from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Jessica has exhibited in numerous shows in the Southeast, and her work is included in the collections of the Museum of the Southeast American Indian, Savannah College of Art and Design- Lacoste, France and the Federal Reserve Bank in Charlotte. Her work concentrates on documenting, preserving and educating her viewers on Southeastern Native American identity. She was profiled in the Winter 2014 and 2015/16 issue of First American Art Magazine, named a ‘2014 Woman to Watch’ at the Eighth Annual Conference of American Indian Women of Proud Nations and is a 2015 Joan Mitchell Visual Arts Scholar. She has a 14-year old son and is employed by the Public Schools of Robeson County where she teaches Visual Arts.