Jessica Boyington
Jessica Boyington joined the Action News team as a features reporter in May 2019.

She received her Bachelor's Degree from Rowan University in Communications, specializing in Radio, TV and Film. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Jessica began her career here and has stuck around ever since.

Before coming to 6abc, Jessica co-hosted several popular, local radio shows. She also held the title of Miss New Jersey USA.

Jessica is a passionate animal advocate who usually spends her spare time out and about with her two Jack Russell Terriers, Taz and Rocky. She also enjoys staying active and is a trained dancer in tap, jazz, ballet and hip-hop.

Jessica's Stories
West Windsor Township grandmother and grandson give back to community
Gail and Joshua team up together to give back to the community by volunteering to help local churches, charities and organizations benefitting autism.
Top 6: Vegan spots in Philadelphia area Part 2
Jessica Boyington continues her tour of the Top 6 vegan spots in the Philadelphia area.
Former police sergeant continues serving community through Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
One of the truths about our first responders is that they always have each other's back. But few exemplify that more than Greg Masi
Top 6: Vegan spots in Philadelphia area
Jessica Boyington takes you to some plant-based places that will blow your mind.
Bucks County, Pa. nonprofit uses therapy dogs to bring kids comfort
"I've loved animals for as long as I can remember," said Sharon Fleck. She's the president of a Bucks County nonprofit that helps bring comfort to kids through therapy dogs.
Top 6 things to do in Cape May, New Jersey: Part 2
Jessica Boyington has some more of the top spots in Cape May, New Jersey!
Exton, Pa. woman's nonprofit helps cystic fibrosis patients with medical bills
Maddy Palmer, who was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at a young age, started a nonprofit to help others who are battling the disease pay for their medical bills.
South Jersey man's nonprofit recognizes students joining Armed Forces
Ken Hartman created a nonprofit to recognize and support high school seniors that are joining the United States Armed Forces.
Top 6: Happy hours in Philly (Part 2)
Jessica Boyington checks out the Top 6 happy hours in Philly!
Philly Proud: New Jersey college student begins backpack tutoring program
A New Jersey college student started a tutoring service for grade school students during the pandemic, despite being in the midst of her own academic journey.