Jessica Kensky

Jessica Kensky is an experienced oncology nurse with degrees from the University of Arizona and Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing. A victim of the 2013 Boston Bombing, she persevered and went on to share her and her husband's story across the nation. Her story has been the inspiration for films and documentaries, as well as for her first book, Rescue & Jessica. Originally from Sacramento, California, she currently resides with her husband, Patrick Downes, and her service dog, Rescue, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.