Jessica is a lawyer and zealous advocate for children and families.
Having served as a law guardian for over seven years, she has a heart for ensuring that the child welfare system addresses the needs of the children it serves. She also brings a unique combination of skills to her volunteer work at Miriam's Heart with experience in fundraising, safe church training, estate planning, and human resources work.
Jessica is currently serving as the Director of the Child Advocacy Association of New Jersey (www.miriamsheart.org/CAANJ) an initative of Miriam's Heart. She is passionate about improving systems, pushing for needed policy changes and laws, and helping connect others with the work of Miriam's Heart and CAANJ in providing meaningful, effective support to children and their families.
Jessica is also the Managing Attorney of The Sauer Law Firm LLC (www.SauerFirm.com), an estate planning & administration law firm with hours and services designed to accommodate the needs of working professionals and families of children with special needs. Visit https://sauerfirm.com/about/ to learn more about Jessica and this work.