Jessica Emmerich is joining the Missouri Coalition for Oral Health as the Office Manager in June 2018. Jessica has worked for the Missouri Department of Social Services (DSS) for over three years and is most recognized for the time she spent working for MO HealthNet during the 2017 Managed Care extension. Jessica was the Administrative Assistant to the Director of Managed Care and assisted with answering provider and participant questions about the extension an arranging meetings and conferences with health plans to ensure the extension would be a success. During Jessica's time with DSS she also worked for Children's Division in Human Resources. Jessica is originally from the small town of Maryville, MO. She is married and has two young children, a 7 year-old stepson and a 6 month-old daughter.