Jessica Berman becomes a bat mitzvah on Sept. 12, 2020, at Temple Chai. She is the daughter of Lori and Michael Berman of Scottsdale.
Grandparents are Penny and Gene Burns of Scottsdale.
For her mitzvah project, Jessica helped train assistance dogs for veterans with National Assistance Dogs of Arizona.
A student at Desert Shadows Middle School, Jessica enjoys playing the ukulele, playing with her dogs, going to sleep-away camp and spending time with friends. JN