Dr. Jess Pilkington
Dr. Jess was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. After moving to Indiana, she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Indiana University Kokomo. She then went on to attain her doctoral degree in Occupational Therapy from Indiana Wesleyan University.Throughout her graduate education Jess gained clinical skills working in settings such as skilled nursing facilities, pediatric outpatient clinics, orthopedic clinics, and rural Alaskan settings.While Jess concluded her doctoral residency with O.P.G., Inc., she completed a “feasibility” study of how Occupational Therapy can be implemented within the organization.In December of 2019, Dr. Jess became O.P.G., Inc.’s Director of Occupational Therapy.Jess strongly supports the mission, vision, and values of O.P.G. in her professional and personal life. Outside of work, Jess enjoys being outdoors with her family and three dogs.