Playmate of the Month
American model Jessica Burciaga first came to the attention of public
when she became the winner of Stuff magazine's “Neighborhood
Knockout” contest in August 2005. She went on to be named
Playboy Playmate of the Month for February 2009.
Childhood and Family:
Jessica Burciaga was born Jessica Irene Burciaga on April 11,
1983, in Santa Fe Springs, California. Her mother Lisa is Irish and
French and her father Ty is Mexican. She has two younger brothers,
Blake and Duke. She attended junior college in Huntington Beach,
California and studied sports broadcasting. Her nickname is Jessie.
After graduating from high school, Jessica Burciaga worked as an extra
in both music videos and television shows. While attending college, she
took a job as a waitress at a Hooters restaurant in Anaheim,
Burciaga received her first breakthrough in August 2005 when she won
Stuff magazine's “Neighborhood Knockout” contest. She has
since appeared on the covers of and in various magazines, including
Maxim, Savvy, Modified Mag, Import Tuner, Latino Future, Open Your
Eyes, Lowrider, and Performance Auto & Sound.
In 2006, Burciaga took a part time job as a blackjack dealer at the Playboy Club in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Burciaga later returned to Los Angeles, California She was Miss Copa
Swimwear for 2007, and in 2008, she signed up as an official model for
Chynna Dolls Bikinis. She also has been a spokes model for Hot Import
In 2008, Burciaga appeared as herself in several episodes of the
reality TV series “The Girls Next Door.” She was named the
Playmate of the Month in the February, 2009 issue of Playboy.