Jessica H. Addams

Skills Summary

  • Long-term employment at a nonprofit public educational facility.
  • Animal: husbandry and positive reinforcement training in multiple species.
  • Media: layout, design, photography, video, publishing and advertising.
  • Office: phones, scheduling, accounting, purchasing, and data entry.
  • Public relations: greeting, tours, presentations, media interviews.
  • Computers: construction, upgrade, troubleshooting, and maintenance.

Work Experience

December 2017 – Present

Office Administrator/Graphic Designer: Stages Plus and ProGobo, Orlando, Florida 32807

October 2016 – December 2017

Dogumentarian: University of Doglando, Orlando, Florida 32826

October 2013 – October 2016

Photographer: Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, Florida 32830

September 2010 – October 2013

Office Manager: Barnhill Chimney Company, Lexington, Kentucky 40505

July 2012 – October 2013

Photographer/Animal Handler: Paris Animal Welfare Society, Paris, Kentucky 40361

December 2008 – January 2011

Co-Founder: Old Dogma, New Tricks LLC

April 2008 – April 2010

Animal Caretaker VI: Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 47906

September 1998 – December 2007 (and still actively volunteering!)

Multiple Roles: Wolf Park, Battle Ground, Indiana, 47920


Between Dog and Wolf: Understanding the connection and the confusion.  Through Dogwise Publishing, 2012.

Management of the Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) in Captivity.  Through Wolf Park, 2006.

Computer Skills

Includes maintenance, troubleshooting, networking, web design and technical support.

Volunteer/Contract Work

Professional Organizations



Available upon request.