Jessica Hankey is the Fundraising Coordinator for the Foundation for Dane County Parks. Previously, she served as the Early Literacy Projects Coordinator at Madison Public Library and spent five years leading the Strategic Partnerships Department for the Madison Metropolitan School District. Prior to moving to Madison, she worked as an educator at the Field Museum and Shedd Aquarium in Chicago. Her master’s degree in curriculum and instruction and undergraduate teacher education were completed at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Jessica is passionate about building connections between humans and nature and can usually be found exploring our local natural areas with her family.