Jessica Franklin entered on duty with the FBI in May of 2019 and serves as the Training & Civic Liaison Specialist for the Little Rock Field Office. As the Training & Civic Liaison Specialist, Jessica manages the executive training programs for state and local law enforcement partners across Arkansas. Additionally, Jessica is the Backup Public Affairs Officer for the FBI Little Rock’s Public Affairs team. As Backup Public Affairs Officer, Jessica has published several Twitter campaigns for FBI Little Rock’s Twitter page, responds to media requests, and helps coordinate media campaigns with news media across Arkansas.
Jessica Franklin’s Session(s):
11:45 am–12:30 pm PT —
Dark suits, sunglasses, and no-nonsense demeanors— that’s what most people envision when they think of the FBI. In reality, most FBI agents and support staff are kind, humorous, and steadfast public servants with unique backgrounds and incredible stories. FBI Public Affairs Officers seek to share these stories of the FBI within our communities but are frequently thwarted by popular movies, TV shows, and long-standing public misconceptions.
In this session, we will share a few tips on how law enforcement agencies can: