Jessie Jenkins is a founding member of Young Advocates for Pathfinder in New York City and served as the group’s co-chair from 2010-2014. She joined Pathfinder’s board in 2014.
Jessie has demonstrated her commitment to environmental awareness and community engagement through her positions with non-profit environmental organizations in Washington, DC as a public high school science teacher in Manhattan’s Washington Heights, and as co-founder of a nutrition-based entertainment company for young children.
She holds a BA in environmental studies from Oberlin College and a MA in science education from Teacher’s College at Columbia University. Jessie lives with her family in Boulder, Colorado.