Urban – Rural Food Connection
This project will address gaps in the existing BIPOC food value chain by partnering with skilled and experienced farm consultants to provide technical assistance on best practices for community food production, foraging, production practices, and developing more local food ways.
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.