Resume

Jessica L. Kessler

N5390 Hwy. V, Bryant, WI 54418

(715) 610-5563, kessjl25@uwgb.edu

Education:

University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, Green Bay, WI 

Masters program in Environmental Science and Policy, Expected 2021

University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, Green Bay, WI 

Bachelor of Science, 2020

Major in Biology, with an emphasis in Ecology and Conservation

Minor in Environmental Science

Cumulative GPA: 3.58/4.0                    

Experience:

Cofrin Center for Biodiversity, Research Assistant, Green Bay, WI                                      May 2018-Present

  • Collected field data, and entered data into Excel
  • Planted and cared for native plants 
  • Controlled invasive plant species (hand pulled, herbicide)
  • Mapped invasive plant species using ArcGIS
  • Planned volunteer event (Garbage cleanup and invasive plant removal)

Onterra LLC., Field Technician Intern, De Pere, WI

May 2019-August 2019

  • Data collection using GIS and GPS
  • Plant processing and vouchering 
  • Operated boat while entering data
  • Water quality sample collection

Hafner Seed Farms, Crew Member, Bryant, WI May 2017-August 2017

  • Operated machinery (forklift, lawn mower, chainsaw, weed sprayer)
  • Cleaned, helped where needed, and maintained grounds of business

Extracurricular Activities:

Phoenix Philanthropy Club                                 2018-2020

  • Volunteer Coordinator

Phi Eta Sigma Member                                        2018-2020