Jessica Tarver is a pansexual woman and was born and raised in the Umpqua Valley and graduated from Phoenix School of Roseburg. She has a spouse, a child, and two dogs who she adores, treating them better than even herself. She is working towards getting her Associates Degree in Paramedicine, and has worked with local organizations as an EMT for the past 5 years. She is involved in harm reduction in the queer community, and wants to continue to expand upon this by being part of the Umpqua Valley Rainbow Collective. She likes to bake, and she loves the Fallout series, especially New Vegas. She loves to camp, with her favorite spot being Umpqua Lighthouse State Park. Her favorite genres of music are metalcore, grunge, and nu metal. Honestly, she digs a lot of metal.