Jessica Abo

Jessica Abo

Travels from CA


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Jessica Abo is an award-winning journalist, a respected social entrepreneur, and one of Jewish National Fund’s most in-demand speakers. Jessica is the author of Unfiltered: How To Be As Happy As You Look On Social Media, which sold out on its first day. Women's Health Magazine named Unfiltered its #1 pick for self-love books and it was featured in the official gift back at the 2019 Grammy Awards. Jessica has talked about her research and #liveunfiltered movement on The TODAY Show, ABC News and dozens of other outlets. In 2014, Jessica traveled to high schools across the country to speak with teenagers about the dangers of bullying. A devoted philanthropist, she has raised more than $1 million for the Jewish community through charity events and running marathons. Leveraging her Jewish Day School education, engaging presence and passion for social justice, Jessica recently launched a media startup, which features content that empowers the next generation of changemakers. 


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Popular Speeches

How My Jewish Values Play a Role in my Television Career
How to Turn Your Passion Into Action
On Deadline: A Behind the Scenes Look at the News Business and How It's Changing

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