Jessica Kochick joined LSP in 2020 and helped lead a virtual lobbying effort during that year’s Minnesota state legislative session. She is now a federal policy organizer focused on soil health and climate, corporate control, and land access issues. Prior to working at LSP, Jessica was a high school teacher and union organizer for UTLA in Los Angeles. She has a decade of experience in union and community organizing and contributed to building a successful strike for the schools Los Angeles students deserve. In her spare time, she likes to explore Minnesota trails and lakes.