Originally from Cincinnati, OH, Jessica Smucker completed her degree in Environmental Science and Sociology at Goshen College. Jessica was passionate about environmental issues, and had a lot of experience working in this field. She worked on wetlands restoration with the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, improved environmental sustainability at a retirement community, and created a pollinator garden. In addition to this work, Jessica spent a semester studying in Cambodia. She enjoyed playing violin, cooking, and biking. She worked at Western Pennsylvania Conservancy.