Jessa is an active citizen dedicated to making Baltimore a healthier, more equitable place. Born and raised in Baltimore, Jessa graduated from Baltimore City College as a proud Knight before attending Johns Hopkins University as a Baltimore Scholar. There, she organized with labor unions & community organizations to improve the conditions of low wage workers on campus. She is a Baltimore Corps Fellow and manages Dent’s flagship Bet on Baltimore summer internship. Jessa holds a BA in Public Health with minors in Social Policy and Africana Studies from Johns Hopkins University.
Last modified: April 5, 2019