Jessi Leonard is an artist best known for her portrait photography. She studied film and photography at Florida Atlantic University. During her senior year she landed a job at the NBC station in Miami. She spent over a decade working in the Miami news market as a video editor and photographer. She also spent some time high in the skies, photographing aerials for daily news stories. In 2009 Jessi started her own photography company in South Florida. She recently moved to Chicago with her husband, two kids and their dog. She is currently working as a freelance photographer and editor.