Born and raised in Cooks Mills, Jessica has graduated from the Environmental Field and Lab Technician program and Ecosystem Restoration Post-Graduate program at Niagara College. Since her time at college, she has led and been involved in a variety of environmental rehabilitation projects around the GTA including stream habitat restoration for species at risk fish, native plantings and invasive species removal to name a few. Jessica has moved back to the Niagara area and is taking some time to raise her 2 young children. She hopes to instil a love and respect for nature into her children and others. She looks forward to working with Land care Niagara to promote increased awareness for environmental stewardship.