Jessi is a senior at St. Lawrence University where she majors in Government and minors in Philosophy. Born in Maine, Jessi has become involved with New York State politics after beginning her college career at St. Lawrence. She is currently the President of SLU Dems, and has previously served as the chapter’s Secretary. Jessi is especially passionate about social justice and the environment, and sees both politics and the law as powerful avenues to make positive change. Beyond her engagement with politics at the local and college level, Jessi has gained legal experience through her employment in law firms in Maine and London, U.K. In her free time, Jessi enjoys hiking and kayaking in New England, chatting about politics, and watching the West Wing.