Community Outreach Associate
Jacqueline came to the The Freshwater Trust (TFT) with a background in immigration policy, community outreach and legal services. As a native Spanish speaker, Jacqueline transforms technical language into relevant morsels of knowledge to engage diverse communities in ecosystem services, sustainable groundwater management and conservation efforts. Previously, she also conducted research regarding youth activists participating in environmental justice issues in marginalized communities. She holds a BA in Politics from the University of San Francisco. Jacqueline is from sunny Sacramento, CA where she enjoys hiking the Sierra foothills, spending time with her dogs and experimenting in the kitchen.
Home River: Sacramento & American Rivers, CA