Jenny Ruth’s prose has appeared in Yellow Arrow Journal, Waxwing, The Hopper, Streetlight, Beacon Press’s website to support the book “Bullets Into Bells,” and Gravel’s post-election blog series “All Trumped Up.”
JR worked in college admissions for a decade, including time spent managing communications for the admissions and financial aid offices at a private liberal arts college. Her professional writing won several regional awards and one international award from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
She is currently a private admissions counselor through her business, Inside Admissions Consulting. She was the Co-Lead for Pittsburgh central team of Moms Demand Action for Gunsense in America before resigning to run for office. She serves as a school director in her local district.
Jenny Ruth lives in the greater Pittsburgh area with her husband, kids, and an unnecessary amount of pets.