Jenny Ruth’s prose has appeared in 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).
Ruth is currently a private admissions counselor through her business, Inside Admissions Consulting. She is the Co-Lead for Pittsburgh central team of Moms Demand Action for Gunsense in America, a coach for her local youth soccer program, and a member of her town’s Democratic Committee.
Jenny Ruth lives in the greater Pittsburgh area with her husband, two little kids, two very large dogs, one mischievous cat, and somehow two guinea pigs too.