Jessa Dillow Crisp, a respected speaker, writer, and mentor,  uses her childhood experience of severe abuse and trafficking to illustrate both the stark realities of sex trafficking, and the truth that healing transformation is possible.  After her escape and recovery process, Jessa got her degree in Christian Counseling and is presently working on her Master’s as a step towards obtaining a Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology. In addition to being part of the RBI speaking team, Jessa is the Director of the Carriers of Hope program in Denver, CO. Jessa inspires others through faith based and non-faith based speaking engagements around the world, gives hope through mentoring other survivors of human trafficking, and provides high quality training and consultation services to anti-trafficking organizations around the USA. Some highlights of Jessa's speaking career include speaking with legislators at the Colorado State Capitol, keynoting at the ANSR Sociological Research Conference, and speaking with best selling author, Linda Dillow, in Budapest, Hungary. When she is not working, Jessa enjoys hiking Colorado's mountains with her husband, finds delight in artistically expressing herself through watercolor and photography, and is passionate about deeply connecting with people over freshly brewed coffee.