Jessica Knoblauch received her Master of Arts in environmental journalism from Michigan State University in 2008 and her Bachelor of Arts in English from Northern Illinois University in 2005. After graduation, Jessica worked as an editorial assistant for the national environmental lifestyle publication, Plenty Magazine, until its untimely demise following the economic crash of 2008. Afterwards, Jessica worked as a freelance writer covering various local and national environmental issues. Her articles have appeared in a number of award-winning publications such as Grist, Environmental Health News, Earth Island Journal, Scientific American, and Audubon Magazine.
Currently, Jessica manages and writes for Earthjustice's quarterly magazine, blog and online newsletter, as well as creates in-depth feature packages about Earthjustice’s work on environmental issues. Her goal is to bring to life Earthjustice’s inspiring and crucially important environmental litigation work through engaging storytelling.
Currently, Jessica resides in the California Bay Area where she spends much of her time exploring California's beauty on two wheels, reading long-form journalistic pieces, and hiking with her husband and two dogs, Emma and Charlie.
Earthjustice is the premier nonprofit environmental law organization. We wield the power of law and the strength of partnership to protect people’s health, to preserve magnificent places and wildlife, to advance clean energy, and to combat climate change. We are here because the earth needs a good lawyer.