Jordan is a 2011 graduate of Winston-Salem State University. She has worked at The High Point Enterprise for two years. She covers education (Guilford, Davidson, Randolph county schools and higher education) and nonprofits and covered business prior to that. Her senior year, she was the editor-in-chief of The News Argus, the university's award-winning student newspaper.
In 2011, Jordan spent a month in Italy writing for Urbino Now, an English-language magazine on traveling the Marche Region of Italy. In her first year with the Enterprise, she was voted best newspaper reporter in the Southern Triad.