Jessica Bateman

Jessica Bateman, Board Member

City of Olympia Representative

Jessica Bateman was elected to a 4-year term for Olympia City Council in November 2015. She was appointed to the LOTT Board of Directors in 2018.

Jessica graduated from The Evergreen State College with an undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies and graduate degree in Public Administration. Jessica has eight years of experience in the public and non-profit sector working in public policy, planning, and legislative affairs. She currently works as a health policy associate for the Washington Association of Community and Migrant Health Centers. She previously served as Community Impact Director for The United Way of Thurston County. Before being elected to City Council she served on the Olympia Planning Commission and the board of GRuB, a local nonprofit empowering at risk youth and low-income families.