Jessica Herrera Russell

Senior Communications Manager

Jessica joined Kansas Action for Children in November 2021 to broaden awareness of KAC’s mission to advocate for policies that strengthen the lives of Kansas children and their families. She brings along her experience in publishing, the Kansas Legislature, state government, and visual marketing communications.

Originally from South Dakota, Jessica moved to Kansas to attend Washburn University, where she obtained a bachelor’s degree in mass media and a master’s degree in communications and leadership. She lives in Topeka with her husband and dog and enjoys dabbling in a wide range of crafts and artistic outlets, as well as exploring national parks.

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