Jessie Mills joined the University of Memphis staff in August of 2005 to serve as a graduate assistant in the Center for Athletic Academic Services. In June 2006, she was hired as the Athletic Academic Counselor for the men's basketball and women's softball teams. Prior to joining the University of Memphis staff, Jessie served as an intern in Athletic Academic Services at Austin Peay State University.
While at Austin Peay, Jessie was a member of the women's tennis team. She is originally from Michigan, and enjoys running, playing tennis, watching sports, and spending time with her family and friends.