Continued support to implement the Green Kent Partnership with the goal of actively managing all of Kent’s public natural areas by removing invasive plants, replanting native trees, plants, shrubs and ground cover, as well as providing long term maintenance and monitoring and engaging the community in restoration efforts.
For more information contact: Bryan Higgins, 253-856-5113.
Jessica has managed the Member Jurisdiction and WRIA Grant Programs at KCD since March 2007. Jessica has a Bachelors degree in Environmental Studies and Spanish and graduate level education in the fields of Public Administration, Urban Planning, and Facilitation and Negotiation. She is an experienced program manager responsible for tracking millions of dollars in grant funding with a successful track record of liaising with local governments, nonprofits, and watershed groups on natural resource conservation issues.