Jessica Mathies has been working in television for over 15 years. As a development executive in unscripted television, she was the creative force of original programming for shows like, OWN’s 2 Fat 2 Fly, UP TV’s hit series, Expecting, and Investigation Discovery’s, The Last Goodbye. Before transitioning into Development, Jessica worked in production on various projects for Spike, HGTV, and NBC. Her career began in local programming, where she worked with KQED, the PBS member station serving Northern California. Coming back full circle, Jessica is currently the Executive Producer of local programming for Hearst Television.