EHSRC Role: Coordinator, Community Engagement Core
Jackie’s background lies at the intersection of community development and environmental health. She holds a Masters of Sustainable Development Practice from the University of Florida with a specialization in environmental communication. Her graduate work focused on environmental justice for St. Lawrence Island, Alaska, and she created an 18-minute documentary film about the issue. Other research experience includes an honors thesis on the topic of agriculture education in the Tallahassee community. Jackie received a Fulbright grant in 2015 and worked on student leadership development in South Africa. She is passionate about program development and engaging with all levels of the community about environmental issues.