Jessie Francis became involved with Tanglewood as a residential camper in 2000. She returned as a leadership camper and eventually joined the staff in a variety of summer camp and Open Air Classroom positions until 2012. She joined the Board in 2013.
Jessie holds a Master’s Degree in Human Development from the University of Maine. Jessie’s career has been dedicated to youth programming with a specific interest in early education and data utilization for continuous quality improvement. She most recently worked as the Early Childhood Program Director for Waldo Community Action Partners.
Jessie lives in Stockton Springs with her family. Her husband was also a camper and staff at Tanglewood. They look forward to the day their son will attend programming at Tanglewood and Blueberry Cove.