Jessany joined Every Meal in August of 2021. She was born and raised in Saint Paul. A self-proclaimed life-long learner, she loves to try new things, including teaching herself how to renovate her home. The second oldest of 25 first cousins, she enjoys being a positive mentor and showing them, they can achieve whatever they put their mind to. She is invested in the success of youth which manifests in the different ways she volunteers in her community.
Jessany loves to travel, has visited 8 countries so far, has lived in Japan for a total of 4 years, and is always looking to practice her Japanese and Spanish skills. In her free time, she loves to garden, go salsa dancing with her partner Miguel, and snuggle with her adorable cat.