Jessica Hobbs is Head of Business Development with Mesa West Capital Investor Relations team, where she leads the day-to-day marketing, fundraising efforts, and investor relations activities of the firm. Prior to joining Mesa West in 2015, Ms. Hobbs was an Associate on the Investor Relations team at Colony Capital. She was responsible for managing investor correspondence and requests as well as building client relationships. Ms. Hobbs received Bachelor's degrees in Finance and Accounting from the University of Kentucky and a Master’s degree in Hotel Administration from University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Ms. Hobbs currently serves on the Advisory Board for the PREA Rising Leaders and was the 2021 Co-Chair for the IREI Springboard Conference.