Jessica is an attorney, wife, and mother running for South Dakota State Representative in District 21. As a sixth generation South Dakotan who grew up on the family farm, Jessica now lives with her husband and their three small children in rural Charles Mix County, South Dakota. Jessica’s calling is practicing law in rural and underserved communities. She is passionate about supporting South Dakota’s rural communities and making a better South Dakota with these areas in mind. Jessica’s focus will be on increasing access to affordable health care, education, diversification of agriculture production, and small business development. Jessica believes that with hard work, empathy, and common sense we can move South Dakota forward together.