Jenna was born in Chicago, but spent most of her childhood in northeast Iowa. After graduation she studied in Los Angeles and later relocated to Minneapolis. Following her passion for politics and environmental justice, Jenna joined the organization in February, 2013. Before accepting the Legislative Program Coordinator position, the majority of her time with Clean Water Action was spent as Assistant Director for the Grassroots Project team. Now Jenna spends her time lobbying at the Capitol and focusing on programmatic goals. In her free time she enjoys running, spending time with friends and family, cooking, and reading.