Jessica Cisneros is a Political Science major at Diablo Valley College (DVC),
preparing to transfer to either UC Davis or UC Los Angeles. She is a dedicated
activist for her DVC community and is a member of the Latino Student Alliance;
Veterans Alliance; Women’s Empowerment Club; Business fraternity Phi Beta Lambda;
and the DVC Diversity Committee. Jessica also works with the Puente Project
whereby she continues to give back to her community; develop her leadership skills;
and mentor new club members. Among other duties for the various clubs she serves,
Jessica organizes fundraisers; develops strategic plans for club growth; and
establishes club visibility.
Jessica's political experience includes working with the Young Democrats of Contra
Costa County, and interning for the 2016 Mae Torlakson for Assembly campaign. Her
leadership skills and character strengths continue to grow through her work with
diverse populations and marginalized students. Further, Jessica has developed a
passion for listening, advocating for the needs of students and her community, and
facilitating similar and divergent points of view to develop solutions. Jessica looks
forward to serving all the students in the District with honor, commitment, and integrity.