Jessica Benham is running for State House in the 36th District, representing part of Allegheny County.
Jessica is the Director of Development for the Pittsburgh Center for Autistic Advocacy, a grassroots self-advocacy project run by Autistic people, for Autistic people. She has been a member of the Zone 3 Public Safety Council since 2016, and is an active community volunteer, including serving as a Judge of Elections since 2018. Jessica has B.A. degrees in Political Science and Communication Studies, and M.A.degrees in Communication and Bioethics.
As an activist in her local community, Jessica is very aware of the specific issues her district faces, including clean water and stormwater issues, and believes in clean, healthy air for all of Allegheny County, and a just climate future for our kids.
We encourage voters to elect Jessica Benham, a strong voice for the environment, to the State House in District 36.