Jessica Manfre is the 2019 Armed Forces Insurance Coast Guard Spouse of the Year. Born and raised in Bradenton, Florida, she met her future husband while he was stationed there in 2005, and the couple now has two beautiful children and two dogs. Currently, the family is stationed in the St. Louis area where Jessica interns part-time for the clinical year of her Master of Social Work program. She also serves youth by collaborating with county resources to prevent homelessness. For the last seven years, she has worked with children and adults diagnosed with developmental disabilities.