Jessica Cruz
Senior Advocacy Associate

Jessica’s previous work has included advocating for equitable transportation and housing access for marginalized populations in New York City, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Los Angeles. Most recently she worked as a Lead Planner for the Office of the Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. in the Planning and Development Team focusing on transportation, housing, and economic development projects. She also worked as a Senior Site Coordinator for Transform, where she helped champion for Safe Routes to Schools in communities throughout Alameda County. Jessica graduated with a MS in Urban Planning from Columbia University and a BA in Urban Studies from the University of California Berkeley.