Jenny Gessaman is a freelance multimedia journalist focused on environmental science, natural resources, and science communication. She’s working as a student reporter at the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and Montana Public Radio while attending graduate school at the University of Montana.

Jenny has worked general assignment for papers across Montana, and was selected as a 2017 IEEE Earthzine Science Writing Fellow in 2017. Science and the outdoors are her passion, but she’s also covered policy, government, business and agriculture. Her work has received recognition from the Montana Newspaper Association, and earned her several scholarships.