Jessica Dotson

Jessica is the Site Assistant for the Chesterhill Produce Auction. Jessica is responsible for managing the day to day operations at the Chesterhill Produce Auction, implementing the Rural Action Incubator Farm and facilitating grower’s meetings.

She is a native of Southeastern Ohio, growing up on her family’s dairy farm near Caldwell, Ohio. She has over 5 years’ experience working in a large scale greenhouse nursery. In 2005 she graduated from Washington State Community College with an Associate’s degree in Criminal Justice Law with a minor in Corrections. Jessica has been self-employed running a small business as a bail bondsman for 9 years. She went back to school in 2015 to Ohio University and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Management in 2018. Jessica has also been an active leader/volunteer with local Girl Scout troops for the past 5 years.