Jessica Joseph

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Jessica Joseph
Personal information
Country represented United States
Born (1982-03-31) March 31, 1982 (age 34)
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Height 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Former partner Brandon Forsyth
Charles Butler
Former coach Alexander Zhulin
Samvel Gezalian
Former choreographer Alexander Zhulin
Former skating club Detroit SC
Former training locations Hackensack, New Jersey
Began skating 1986

Jessica Joseph (born March 31, 1982 in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan) is an American former ice dancer. With Charles Butler, she is the 1998 World Junior champion[1] and 1998 U.S. silver medalist. They also competed in the 1998 Winter Olympics. After that partnership ended, she skated with Brandon Forsyth and won a bronze medal at the 2001 Nationals. In 2002, the pair split, and Joseph left competitive skating.


(with Forsyth)

Season Original dance Free dance
  • Nyah
    (from Mission Impossible)
    by Hans Zimmer
  • Have you ever really loved a woman
    (from Don Juan de Marco)
    by Bryan Adams
  • Nyah (from Mission Impossible soundtrack)
    by Hans Zimmer
  • Deep Forest
    by Deep Forest
  • Marta's Song
    by Deep Forest
  • Bohemian Ballet
    by Deep Forest

Competitive highlights[edit]

With Butler[edit]

Event 1993–94 1994–95 1995–96 1996–97 1997–98
Olympics 21st
Worlds 25th
International: Junior
Junior Worlds 10th 6th 1st
JS Final WD
JS Hungary 1st
JS Ukraine 1st
U.S. Champ. 1st N. 3rd 1st J. 1st J. 2nd
Levels: N. = Novice; J. = Junior
JS = Junior Series; WD = Withdrew

With Forsyth[edit]

Event 2000–2001 2001–2002
Four Continents 5th
GP NHK Trophy 8th
GP Skate America 8th
U.S. Championships 3rd 5th
GP = Grand Prix


  1. ^ "World Junior Figure Skating Championships: ISU Results: Dance" (PDF).  (11.0 KB)
  2. ^ a b c "Jessica JOSEPH / Brandon FORSYTH: 2001/2002". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on October 25, 2003. 

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