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Jessica Winowich made her love of theatre into a career

Jessica Winowich studied theatre education at Columbus State University and lives with her dog Bogart. Winowich has worked in advocacy for people with disabilities as well as being a caregiver for her mom. Currently she is active in multiple community organizations. She has been an actor, poet, writer and comedian, and this summer she added storyteller to that list.

Meet more Georgians with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are realizing their educational and career aspirations on our GCDD Storytelling Project page.

The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD) is a state leader in advocating alongside people with developmental disabilities. We advance social change, public policy and innovative practices that increase opportunities for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families to thrive where they live, learn, work, play and worship.

This article ran in the Atlanta Business Chronicle on 10/12/21 and in News Nation USA.