City of Kent Parks Department
Urban Natural Resources Management Program – Phase 1
As part of a multi-phase approach to improve degraded natural areas, Kent Parks is developed a natural resource management program, while maintaining limited ongoing projects at priority sites and community engagement activities.
Senior Program Manager, Member Jurisdiction Partnerships
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.