Sophia Garcia-Jackson

Sophia Garcia-Jackson

Chester County Coroner, PA

Sophia is running for Coroner in Chester County, Pennsylvania. She is currently the Chief Deputy Coroner overseeing all aspects of office hands-on including but not limited to administration, death investigation and transportation duties. She is responsible for the budget, sits on multiple task forces, and signs death certificates with the final cause and manner of death. Sophia holds a master's degree in Forensic Medicine, a bachelor's degree in Anthropology and a certificate in Forensic Identification. She is certified by the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators and the Pennsylvania State Coroners' Education Board, a required training to become Coroner.

Sophia is passionate about this field and has dedicated her education, career and life to it. She will continue the efforts of modernizing the office with a forensic facility and continue building a team of certified investigators. Sophia knows the Coroner's Office provides an essential service to the residents of Chester County and she is proud of all her work so far and knows there is still so much more to do. Sophia is prepared to lead the office on day one.