FREELANCE CONTRIBUTOR, The Annex (a Casamatic blog)

March 2016-Present

Write articles about living in Nashville, TN, as well as the home-buying/moving process.

FREELANCE WRITER & PROOFREADER, Journal Communications Inc.

2010-Present, Franklin, TN

Conduct interviews and write articles for the Livability, Economic Development, and Agriculture divisions of Journal Communications Inc. Proofread copy for various publications.

COPY EDITOR, Journal Communications Inc.

2013-2014, Franklin, TN

Edited print editions of Livability division magazines, assigned stories to freelance writers and proofreaders, processed incoming stories and invoices, proofread advertising and sales materials, published online content to multiple websites, and gathered submitted photography for

CONTENT COORDINATOR, Journal Communications Inc.

2010-2013, Franklin, TN

Evaluated and determined photography needs for print and online editions of multiple magazines, gathered submitted photography, edited video in Final Cut Pro, wrote community-specific articles, and created and promoted blog posts for using Facebook and Twitter.



2006-2010, Nashville, TN

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism


Second place in Health Reporting, 2010 Southeast Journalism Conference

Bronze Telly Award in news/feature category for reporting compilation, 2009 Telly Awards

Award of Distinction for individual video work during 2008-2009 school year, 2009 Communicator Awards

Award of Distinction for individual video work during 2008-2009 school year, 2009 Videographer Awards


Jessica Walker Boehm

(931) 216-9494

Links to My Work

Want to read some articles I’ve written? Just click on the links below!

20 Things to Know Before Moving to Nashville

Do You Need a Realtor?

Foodies of Nashville, These Are Your Dream Neighborhoods

10 Reasons Millennials Are Moving to Nashville

Four Resolutions All Cities Should Make

Candy Land at Sally Lane’s Candy Farm in Paris

Soda Fountain of Our Youth at Thomas Drugs in Cross Plains

From Field to Fork

Student-Produced Produce

Minnesota Grown: A History

Michigan Food Hub Lends a Helping Hand

Agriculture Industry Flourishes in Pueblo, CO

Musical Heritage Adds to Tennessee’s Charm, Appeal

South Carolina’s Attractions, Outdoor Opportunities Make the State a Can’t-Miss

Maine Water Attractions Draw Nature Lovers, Vacationers

Water Recreation in Greater Baltimore, MD Makes A Big Splash

Eastern North Carolina Region Rich in Recreation, Culture and History

Arts and Culture Grow in Rutherford County, TN

Maine Cities Feature Arts, Entertainment, Outdoor Activities

Charlotte USA: Film, Television Production Hotspot

Texas Craft Brew Industry Taps into Lone Star State Pride