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Jessica Marie "Jess" Girod was a contestant on the 27th season of The Bachelor.

She was eliminated in week 6.

She returned for the 9th season of Bachelor in Paradise. She split from Tanner Courtad in week 5.


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Jess is a sweet soul from Orlando, Florida, who says Zach is her dream man! While Jess is one of the younger women, she is mature, knows what she wants in a partner and doesn’t want to settle for anything less than her soul mate. Jess describes herself as a hopeless romantic and is ready for her fairytale romance worthy of a Taylor Swift love song. Jess comes from a big Puerto Rican family and hopes Zach is ready for her to spice up his life. Jess hopes Zach is as excited about her as she is about him!

  • Jess’ favorite date activity is playing with puppies.
  • Jess doesn’t leave the house without sunscreen. Ever.
  • Jess could play Bananagrams all day and never get bored.